Hepsetus odoe (Bloch, 1794) Recherche rapide

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  • DISTRIBUTION: Lien Faunafri
  • Current distribution known : widespread in West and Central tropical Africa, including most coastal rivers of West Africa from Senegal to Angola: Niger, Volta, Chad, Ogowe, Congo and Upper Zambezi Absent in Nile Large and small rivers, lakes, swamps .
  • Embryology/ontogeny : Bertmar, 1959, 1962 .
  • Osteology : Roberts, 1969 .
  • Size : 70 cm TL and 4 kg (Cavally River, Côte d´Ivoire, August, 1978, M P Lachenaud coll, dried head MNHN n° 1980-1098) .
  • Types :
    • Hydrocyonoides cuvieri Castelnau (de), 1861: 66. Type locality: "lac N'gami". Type apparently lost.
    • Salmo odoe Bloch, 1794: 122, pl. 386. Type locality: "Coasts of Guinea". Holotype ZMHU.
    • Sarcodaces odoe var. lineata Pellegrin, 1926 n: 157. Type locality: "Tshela, Chiloango". Holotype MRAC n° 19.132; paratype MNHN n° 192.246.
    • Sarcodaces odoe var. microlepis Boulenger, 1901 q: 139 (footnote). Type localities: "Congo et lac Ngami". No type.