Papyrocranus afer (Günther, 1868) Recherche rapide

Attributs

  • DISTRIBUTION: Lien Faunafri
  • Bioaccumulation/pollution : Obasohan & Oronsaye, 2009 .
  • Biogeography / geographic variation : Barby et al., 2018 .
  • Chromosomes : Barby et al., 2018 | Barby et al., 2019 | Klinkhardt et al., 1995 | Sola et al., 1981 | Uyeni, 1973 | Vasil'ev, 1980 .
  • Colour pattern : Bigorne, 1990d | Bigorne, 2003c | Hopkins, 2007 | Roberts, 1992 .
  • Common names : Dogba (Adioukrou: Côte d'Ivoire), Gouprake / Obroba (Aizi: Côte d'Ivoire), Djuéfoin (Baoulé: Côte d'Ivoire), Canda planty (Creole, English: Cameroon), Notopterus africky / Nozovec africky (Czech), Sortagtig knivbladfisk (Danish), Feather back / Reticulate knifefish (English), Aafrika papüüruskala (Estonian), Tummateräkala / Verkkoteräkala (Finnish), Afrikanischer Fähnchen Messerfisch (German), Zalazo (Hausa: Nigeria), Pami (Ijo: Nigeria), Fak / Kudamgba / Ndanyei (Krio: Sierra Leone), Kudamgba (Limba, west-central: Sierra Leone), Ndanyei (Mende: Sierra Leone), Bantara (Nupe: Nigeria), Fak (Themne: Sierra Leone), Sèr (Wolof: Senegal), Lakoro (Yoruba: Nigeria) .
  • Condition / length-weight relationship : Adaka et al., 2015 | King, 1996 | Olapade et al., 2019 | Oluwale & Ugwumba, 2019a .
  • Current distribution known : known from Senegal to Cameroon. In central Africa, it occurs in Lower Guinea in the Cross, Meme, Wouri and Sanaga River basins in Nigeria and Cameroon. It is found in coastal drainages throughout western Africa from Guinea to Côte d'Ivoire and in the rivers of western Nigeria, the lower Niger, the Benue and the Cross. Absent from the Volta River basin, Togo and the Lake Chad basin .
  • Distribution_references : Bigorne, 1990d | Bigorne, 2003c | Hopkins, 2007 | Roberts, 1992 .
  • Food habits_references : King, 1994 .
  • Genetics : Lavoué & Sullivan, 2004 .
  • Growth / growth performance : King, 1997 .
  • Habitat : prefers calm waters with dense vegetation .
  • Morphology / anatomy : Bigorne, 1990d | Bigorne, 2003c | Greenwood, 1963 | Greenwood, 1971b | Greenwood, 1973c | Greenwood, 1976b | Hopkins, 2007 | Nelson, 1969 | Nelson, 1972 | Oluwale & Ugwumba, 2019a | Taverne, 1978 | Taverne, 1979 .
  • Phylogeny : Lavoué & Sullivan, 2004 .
  • Reproduction_references : Olurin & Odeyemi, 2010 .
  • Size : 800 mm TL; 1.3 kg .
  • Types :
    • Notopterus afer Günther, 1868: 480. Type locality: "Sierra Leone" and "West Africa", Nigeria. Syntypes BMNH 1866.1.28:1-2.
  • Use and trade : harvested for human consumption, and for the aquarium trade .