Synodontis membranaceus (Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1809) Recherche rapide

Attributs

  • DISTRIBUTION: Lien Faunafri
  • Aquariology : Seegers, 2008 .
  • Chromosomes : Agnèse et al., 1990 | Oberdorff et al., 1990 .
  • Colour pattern : Paugy & Roberts, 1992 | Paugy & Roberts, 2003 | Poll, 1971a | Seegers, 2008 .
  • Common names : Galabaya / Karkor ghashaay (Arabic), Membran-skægmalle (Danish), Catfish (English), Togomekpo / Tsetsegohie / Tsetsegoyie (Ewe: Ghana), Kalvoripsimonni ¨ Kalvoviiksimonni (Finnish), Kpor (Ga: Ghana), Membran-Fiederbartwels (German), Bulundi / Folashe / Karfasa (Hausa: Nigeria), Eh-ere / Hul / Kom / Wul (Kim: Chad), Pugbetiim (Mòoré: Burkina Faso), Bandaru (Zande: Sudan) .
  • Current distribution known : known from Senegal to Sudan: Nile, Senegal, Gambia, Volta, Niger (including Benue) and Chad basins .
  • Fisheries : Akongyuure et al., 2012 | Dunglas, 1937 .
  • Food habits : omnivore, feeds on plankton and detritus. May also feed on surface insects, chironomid larvae, benthic crustaceans, and mollusks .
  • Food habits_references : Bishaï & Abu Gideiri, 1965 b | Blache et al., 1964 | Daget & Durand, 1981 | Green, 1977 | Im Bun Hort & Lauzanne, 1978 | Lauzanne, 1972 a | Sandon & Amin al Tayib, 1953 .
  • Growth / growth performance : Bishaï & Abu Gideiri, 1965 b | Ofori-Danson et al., 2001 .
  • Habitat : occurs in deep water close to the shore .
  • Morphology / anatomy : Paugy & Roberts, 1992 | Paugy & Roberts, 2003 | Poll, 1971a | Sandon, 1956 | Seegers, 2008 | Taverne & Aloulou-Triki, 1974 .
  • Mortality : Ofori-Danson et al., 2001 .
  • Osteology : Bishaï & Abu Gideiri, 1967 | Monod, 1968 .
  • Parasites : Paperna, 1996 .
  • Physiology : Daget, 1948 b | Goldstein, 1971 b | Green, 1977 | Vilter, 1941 a | Willoughby, 1976 .
  • Population biology / population structure : Blache, Miton & Stauch, 1962 | Durand, 1971 | Lewis, 1974 b | Petr, 1967 a .
  • Reproduction : distinct pairing during breeding .
  • Reproduction_references : Blache et al., 1964 | Breder & Rosen, 1966 .
  • Size : 460 mm SL .
  • Types :
    • Pimelodus membranaceus Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, E.F., 1809, pl. 13, fig. 1-2. Type locality: "Fl. Nil (Egypte)". Holotype MNHN n° 4197.
    • Synodontis guentheri Vaillant, 1893 b: 16. Type locality: "Karthoum". Syntypes BMNH n° 1862.6.17: 160, 1862.6.17: 161-2, 1865.11.15: 13.
  • Use and trade : harvested for human consumption .