Synodontis filamentosus was reported from 14 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 13 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 1 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Africa: basins of the Nile (Ref. 3202), Niger (including the Benue), Volta and Chad (Ref. 57223).
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Table 1: Present in 13 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Burkina Faso BFA native 57223
Africa Cameroon CMR native 57223
Africa Central Afr. Rp CAF native 57223
Africa Chad TCD native 57223
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 57223
Africa Ethiopia ETH native 58460
Africa Ghana GHA native 57223
Africa Guinea GIN native 57223
Africa Mali MLI native 57223
Africa Niger NER native 57223
Africa Nigeria NGA native 57223
Africa Sudan SDN native 28714
Africa Togo TGO native 57223

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Senegal SEN questionable 28587

Table 4: Reported from 14 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Burkina Faso BFA native 57223
Africa Cameroon CMR native 57223
Africa Central Afr. Rp CAF native 57223
Africa Chad TCD native 57223
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 57223
Africa Ethiopia ETH native 58460
Africa Ghana GHA native 57223
Africa Guinea GIN native 57223
Africa Mali MLI native 57223
Africa Niger NER native 57223
Africa Nigeria NGA native 57223
Africa Senegal SEN questionable 28587
Africa Sudan SDN native 28714
Africa Togo TGO native 57223
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