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|Scientific Name||Microsynodontis laevigata Ng, 2004|
|Type Locality||Makokoe, 0°35'08''N, 12°51'22''E, small creek flowing into Ivindo River, Ivindo River drainage, Ogooué-Ivindo Province, Gabon.|
|Pronunciation||mike row sin oh don tiss|
|Etymology||Microsynodontis: From the Greek mikros, meaning small, and synodontis; in reference to the small size of members of this genus.|
|Size||31mm or 1.2" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||The genus Microsynodontis has an interrupted lateral line. The caudal fin is usually rounded or truncate, sometimes with a slight indent. There is a long adipose fin with no fin ray. Three pairs of barbels with the mandibular barbels branched.|
|Distribution||Africa: Ivindo River, Gabon.
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|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|References||Zootaxa No. 531, pp 24, Figs. 4d, 9c, 11.|
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|Last Update||2014 Aug 24 03:32 (species record created: 2014 Apr 30 13:07)|