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|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Schilbe durinii (Gianferrari, 1932)|
|Type Locality||Lake Tanganyika.|
|Etymology||named for Mr. Durini, collector of the type specimen of this species.|
|Size||65mm or 2.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
The coloration of the type is entirely brown.
|General Remarks||The type specimen is in very bad condition. There has not been another Schilbe collected in Lake Tanganyika at all. Dubious type locality.|
|Distribution||Africa: Lake Tanganyika.|
|Breeding||Oviparous, eggs are unguarded. For many species reproduction takes place during the rainy season.|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Atti della Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali di Milano v. 71 (no. 2), pp 141.|
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|Last Update||2014 Nov 05 06:37 (species record created: 2014 Jul 06 04:58)|