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Scientific Name Clariallabes longicauda  (Boulenger, 1902)
Common Name
Type Locality Ja River, 250 miles from coast, Congo River basin, French Congo.
Synonym(s) Allabenchelys brevior, Allabenchelys longicauda, Clarias brevior, Clarias longicauda
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Size 250mm or 9.8" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Africa: middle Congo River basin (Democratic Republic of the Congo, Congo-Brazzaville and Cameroon) and coastal rivers in south Cameroon.
African Waters, Congo, Middle Congo (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Least Concern, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2009.
Temperature 22.0-28.0°C or 71.6-82.4°F (Show species within this range)
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1902, v. 1 (pt 2), pp 234, Pl. 22 (figs. 1-1a).
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Last Update 2014 Jun 09 09:33 (species record created: 2006 Dec 24 17:44)