All FishesSchilbeidaeSchilbe

Hop to next section All Fishes Data Sheet
Scientific Name Schilbe zairensis  De Vos, 1995
Common Name
Type Locality Lemfu, Inkisi River, lower Congo River Basin, Democratic Republic of Congo, about 5°18'S, 15°13'E.
Pronunciation skill bee
Hop to next section Species Information
Size 111mm or 4.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
Identification .
Hop to next section Habitat Information
Distribution Africa: Lower Congo River basin.

Log in to view species occurence data on a map.
Hop to next section Husbandry Information
Breeding Oviparous, eggs are unguarded. For many species reproduction takes place during the rainy season.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
Hop to next section Further Information
Reference Annales du Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Série Sciences Zoologiques v. 271, pp 285, Fig. 201.
Registered Keepers Keeping this species? Why not .
There is no registered keeper.
Wishlists Love this species? Click the heart to add it to your wish list.
There is no wish to keep this species.
Spotters Spotted this species somewhere? Click the binoculars!
There is no record of this fish being seen.
Look up PlanetCatfish.com Look up Schilbe zairensis on PlanetCatfish.com
BBCode (use in forum posts)
(species permalink)
Look up Fishbase Look up Schilbe zairensis on Fishbase
Get or print a QR code for this species profile, or try our LFS label creator.
Hits 1 hits.
Last Update 2014 Aug 24 03:50 (species record created: 2014 Jul 06 04:50)