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Scientific Name Schilbe moebiusii  (Pfeffer, 1896)
Common Name
Type Locality Kingani River, Tanzania.
Synonym(s) Eutropius moebii, Eutropius moebiusii
Pronunciation skill bee
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Size 273mm or 10.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification .
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Distribution Africa: Ruaha, Kingani and Kilombero rivers.
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Breeding Oviparous, eggs are unguarded. For many species reproduction takes place during the rainy season.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Die Thierwelt Ost-Afrikas und der Nachbargebiete v. 3, pp 30.
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Last Update 2014 Aug 24 03:51 (species record created: 2014 Jul 06 04:54)