Synodontis macrostigma Boulenger, 1911
Largespot squeaker
photo by Mertens, P.

 Family:  Mochokidae (Squeakers or upside-down catfishes)
 Max. size:  17.1 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 Distribution:  Africa: Cunene (Ref. 7248), Okavango, upper Zambezi and Kafue systems (Ref. 7248, 11970).
 Biology:  Prefers slow-flowing and floodplain environments, where it is usually common (Ref. 7248). Oviparous (Ref. 205).
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 21.04.94
 Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 29.09.04
 Checked by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 16.05.94

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