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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Mochokidae Squeakers or upside-down catfishes

Genus: Microsynodontis

(See list of species below)



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12 species (see list below)

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Africa
Max. Length 2.7 cm SL

 
Microsynodontis armatus
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Photo by Schraml, E.

Africa
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Microsynodontis batesii Boulenger, 1903

Photo by Schraml, E.
 
Microsynodontis batesii
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Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Africa

Microsynodontis christyi Boulenger, 1920

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv
 
Microsynodontis christyi
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Africa
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL

 
Microsynodontis emarginata
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Photo by Ng, H.H.

Africa
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL
Microsynodontis hirsuta Ng, 2004

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Microsynodontis hirsuta
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Africa
Max. Length 3.1 cm SL

 
Microsynodontis laevigata
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Africa
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Microsynodontis lamberti
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Photo by Ng, H.H.

Africa
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL
Microsynodontis nannoculus Ng, 2004

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Microsynodontis nannoculus
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Photo by Ng, H.H.

Africa
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL
Microsynodontis nasutus Ng, 2004

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Microsynodontis nasutus
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Africa
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL

 
Microsynodontis notata
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Photo by Ng, H.H.

Africa
Max. Length 4.1 cm TL
Microsynodontis polli Lambert, 1958

Photo by Ng, H.H.
 
Microsynodontis polli
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No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Microsynodontis vigilis
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12 Species of Family Mochokidae with Genus Microsynodontis
(Squeakers or upside-down catfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2004 Microsynodontis armatus Africa 2.7 SL
1903 Microsynodontis batesii Africa 10 SL
1920 Microsynodontis christyi Africa
2004 Microsynodontis emarginata Africa 3.4 SL
2004 Microsynodontis hirsuta Africa 6.8 SL
2004 Microsynodontis laevigata Africa 3.1 SL
1963 Microsynodontis lamberti Africa 3.5 SL
2004 Microsynodontis nannoculus Africa 3.9 SL
2004 Microsynodontis nasutus Africa 3.7 SL
2004 Microsynodontis notata Africa 5.4 SL
1958 Microsynodontis polli Africa 4.1 TL
2004 Microsynodontis vigilis Africa 6.2 SL



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