Species in Bia
     n= 83 (Complete)
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Amphilius atesuensis Amphiliidae demersal 11.4 TL 3.0 native
Aplocheilichthys spilauchen Banded lampeye Poeciliidae benthopelagic 7.0 TL 3.0 native
Awaous lateristriga West African freshwater goby Gobiidae demersal 15.5 TL 2.4 native
Awaous lateristriga West African freshwater goby Gobiidae demersal 15.5 TL 2.4 native
Brienomyrus brachyistius Mormyridae benthopelagic 20.0 TL 2.8 native
Brycinus imberi Spot-tail Alestidae demersal 19.8 TL 3.3 native
Brycinus longipinnis Longfin tetra Alestidae pelagic 16.4 TL 3.2 native
Brycinus macrolepidotus True big-scale tetra Alestidae pelagic 64.7 TL 2.8 native
Brycinus nurse Nurse tetra Alestidae pelagic 25.0 TL 2.5 native
Chromidotilapia guntheri Guenther's mouthbrooder Cichlidae benthopelagic 22.0 TL 2.6 native
Chrysichthys auratus Claroteidae demersal 57.0 TL 3.7 native
Chrysichthys johnelsi Claroteidae demersal 40.3 TL 3.3 native
Chrysichthys maurus Claroteidae demersal 62.2 TL 2.7 native
Chrysichthys nigrodigitatus Bagrid catfish Claroteidae demersal 79.3 TL 3.2 native
Clarias anguillaris Mudfish Clariidae demersal 100.0 TL 3.3 native
Clarias buettikoferi Clariidae demersal 19.2 TL 3.4 native
Clarias ebriensis Clariidae demersal 31.5 TL 3.4 native
Clarias laeviceps Catfish Clariidae demersal 31.7 TL 3.4 native
Coptodon discolor Cichlidae demersal 22.5 TL 2.5 native
Coptodon guineensis Guinean tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 36.6 TL 2.8 native
Coptodon zillii Redbelly tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 48.8 TL 2.5 native
Ctenopoma kingsleyae Tailspot ctenopoma Anabantidae benthopelagic 22.3 TL 3.2 native
Ctenopoma petherici Anabantidae benthopelagic 17.4 TL 3.2 native
Distichodus rostratus Grass-eater Distichodontidae demersal 76.0 TL 2.6 native
Enteromius ablabes Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11.7 TL 2.5 native
Enteromius punctitaeniatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 4.6 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius trispilos Cyprinidae benthopelagic 10.5 TL 3.0 native
Epiplatys bifasciatus Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 6.0 TL 3.2 native
Epiplatys chaperi Toothed carp Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 6.0 TL 3.2 native
Epiplatys dageti Redchin panchax Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 6.0 TL 3.2 native
Fundulopanchax walkeri Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 6.0 TL 3.2 native
Hemichromis bimaculatus Jewelfish Cichlidae benthopelagic 16.6 TL 3.9 native
Hemichromis fasciatus Banded jewelfish Cichlidae benthopelagic 24.9 TL 3.2 native
Hemichromis guttatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 14.6 TL 3.3 native
Hepsetus odoe Hepsetidae demersal 53.9 TL 4.1 native
Heterobranchus isopterus Clariidae demersal 90.0 TL 3.6 native
Heterobranchus longifilis Sampa Clariidae demersal 183.0 TL 3.7 native
Heterotis niloticus African bonytongue Arapaimidae pelagic 122.0 TL 2.7 introduced
Kribia kribensis Eleotridae demersal 5.7 TL 3.4 native
Kribia kribensis Eleotridae demersal 5.7 TL 3.4 native
Kribia nana Eleotridae demersal 5.8 TL 3.4 native
Labeo parvus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 46.4 TL 2.0 native
Labeo senegalensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 65.0 TL 2.1 questionable
Labeobarbus wurtzi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 29.9 TL 3.2 native
Lepidarchus adonis Jellybean tetra Alestidae pelagic 2.6 TL 3.0 native
Malapterurus electricus Electric catfish Malapteruridae benthopelagic 148.8 TL 2.9 native
Marcusenius furcidens Mormyridae demersal 39.0 TL 3.1 native
Marcusenius senegalensis Mormyridae demersal 39.2 TL 3.2 native
Marcusenius ussheri Mormyridae demersal 37.2 TL 3.1 native
Mastacembelus nigromarginatus Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 51.5 TL 3.3 native
Mastacembelus praensis Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 43.1 TL 3.3 native
Micralestes occidentalis Alestidae pelagic 8.0 TL 3.1 native
Mormyrops anguilloides Cornish jack Mormyridae demersal 150.0 TL 3.8 native
Mormyrus rume Mormyrids Mormyridae demersal 122.0 TL 2.5 native
Mormyrus rume Mormyrids Mormyridae demersal 122.0 TL 2.5 native
Nannocharax fasciatus Distichodontidae pelagic 8.1 TL 3.4 native
Neolebias unifasciatus Distichodontidae pelagic 5.1 TL 3.5 native
Nimbapanchax petersi Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 5.0 TL 3.2 native
Oreochromis niloticus Nile tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 73.2 TL 2.0 native
Papyrocranus afer Reticulate knifefish Notopteridae demersal 80.0 TL 3.6 native
Parachanna obscura African obscure snakehead Channidae demersal 61.0 TL 3.4 native
Parailia pellucida Glass schilbid Schilbeidae demersal 14.6 TL 3.5 native
Pellonula leonensis Smalltoothed pellonula Clupeidae pelagic-neritic 9.3 TL 3.3 native
Pelmatolapia mariae Spotted tilapia Cichlidae demersal 39.4 TL 3.5 native
Petrocephalus bovei Mormyridae demersal 11.2 TL 3.2 native
Poropanchax normani Norman's lampeye Poeciliidae benthopelagic 4.0 TL 3.3 native
Poropanchax rancureli Rancurel's lampeye Poeciliidae benthopelagic 5.0 TL 3.0 native
Raiamas senegalensis Senegal minnow Cyprinidae benthopelagic 24.5 TL 3.3 native
Rhexipanchax schioetzi Schiƶtz' lampeye Poeciliidae benthopelagic 3.5 TL 2.9 native
Sarotherodon galilaeus Mango tilapia Cichlidae demersal 39.5 TL 2.0 native
Sarotherodon galilaeus Mango tilapia Cichlidae demersal 39.5 TL 2.2 native
Sarotherodon melanotheron Blackchin tilapia Cichlidae demersal 34.2 TL 2.5 native
Schilbe intermedius Silver catfish Schilbeidae pelagic 61.0 TL 3.6 native
Schilbe mandibularis Schilbeidae demersal 50.0 TL 3.4 native
Sierrathrissa leonensis West African pygmy herring Clupeidae pelagic 3.7 TL 3.1 native
Synodontis bastiani Mochokidae benthopelagic 24.6 TL 2.9 native
Synodontis schall Wahrindi Mochokidae benthopelagic 45.1 TL 2.9 native
Thysochromis ansorgii Cichlidae demersal 10.7 TL 3.3 native
Tilapia busumana Cichlidae demersal 22.0 TL 2.2 native
Tilapia pra Cichlidae benthopelagic 15.5 TL 2.3 native
Tylochromis intermedius Cichlidae benthopelagic 28.1 TL 2.6 native
Tylochromis jentinki Cichlidae benthopelagic 32.9 TL 2.7 native
Tylochromis leonensis Cichlidae benthopelagic 26.7 TL 2.6 native
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