Species in Great Scarcies
     n= 102 (Complete)
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Amphilius kakrimensis Amphiliidae demersal 5.1 TL 3.0 native
Aplocheilichthys spilauchen Banded lampeye Poeciliidae benthopelagic 7.0 TL 3.0 native
Auchenoglanis occidentalis Bubu Claroteidae demersal 85.4 TL 2.9 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
Brienomyrus longianalis Mormyridae benthopelagic 19.5 TL 3.1 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
Callopanchax occidentalis Golden pheasant panchax Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 8.0 TL 3.3 native
Chiloglanis kolente Mochokidae demersal endemic
Chiloglanis kolente Mochokidae demersal 3.1 TL 3.1 endemic
Chiloglanis occidentalis Mochokidae benthopelagic 6.9 TL 3.2 misidentification
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 laeviceps Catfish Clariidae demersal 31.7 TL 3.4 native
Clarias salae Clariidae demersal 50.8 TL 3.5 native
Coptodon guineensis Guinean tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 36.6 TL 2.8 native
Coptodon louka Cichlidae benthopelagic 25.0 TL 2.0 native
Ctenopoma kingsleyae Tailspot ctenopoma Anabantidae benthopelagic 22.3 TL 3.2 native
Eleotris daganensis Eleotridae demersal 12.3 TL 3.6 native
Eleotris senegalensis Eleotridae demersal 22.4 TL 3.7 native
Eleotris vittata Eleotridae demersal 26.5 TL 3.8 native
Eleotris vittata Eleotridae demersal 26.5 TL 3.8 native
Enteromius ablabes Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11.7 TL 2.5 native
Enteromius leonensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 4.0 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius macrops Blackstripe barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20.6 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius salessei Cyprinidae benthopelagic 5.7 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius tiekoroi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11.0 TL 3.0 native
Epiplatys annulatus Banded panchax Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 4.0 TL 3.2 native
Epiplatys barmoiensis Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 7.0 TL 3.3 native
Epiplatys bifasciatus Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 6.0 TL 3.2 native
Epiplatys fasciolatus Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 9.0 TL 3.3 native
Hemichromis bimaculatus Jewelfish Cichlidae benthopelagic 16.6 TL 3.9 native
Hemichromis fasciatus Banded jewelfish Cichlidae benthopelagic 24.9 TL 3.2 native
Hepsetus occidentalis Hepsetidae benthopelagic 42.7 TL 3.0 native
Hepsetus odoe Hepsetidae demersal 53.9 TL 4.1 misidentification
Heterobranchus isopterus Clariidae demersal 90.0 TL 3.6 native
Heterobranchus longifilis Sampa Clariidae demersal 183.0 TL 3.7 native
Hippopotamyrus paugyi Mormyridae demersal 30.5 TL 3.2 native
Hydrocynus forskahlii Elongate tigerfish Alestidae pelagic 95.2 TL 4.0 native
Ichthyborus quadrilineatus Distichodontidae pelagic 25.4 TL 2.9 native
Isichthys henryi Mormyridae demersal 35.0 TL 3.2 native
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
Labeobarbus sacratus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 31.2 TL 3.2 native
Labeobarbus wurtzi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 29.9 TL 3.2 native
Lates niloticus Nile perch Latidae demersal 200.0 TL 4.5 native
Malapterurus barbatus Malapteruridae benthopelagic 26.2 TL 3.4 native
Malapterurus stiassnyae Malapteruridae benthopelagic 36.6 TL 3.4 native
Marcusenius mento Mormyridae demersal 31.7 TL 2.5 native
Marcusenius thomasi Mormyridae demersal 24.4 TL 2.5 native
Mastacembelus liberiensis Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 44.9 TL 3.3 native
Mormyrus tapirus Mormyridae demersal 52.5 TL 3.2 native
Nannocharax fasciatus Distichodontidae pelagic 8.1 TL 3.4 native
Nematogobius maindroni Gobiidae demersal 8.0 TL 3.3 native
Neolebias unifasciatus Distichodontidae pelagic 5.1 TL 3.5 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
Pellonula leonensis Smalltoothed pellonula Clupeidae pelagic-neritic 9.3 TL 3.3 native
Pelmatochromis buettikoferi Cichlidae demersal 20.0 TL 3.4 native
Pelvicachromis humilis Cichlidae demersal 12.5 TL 3.3 native
Pelvicachromis roloffi Cichlidae benthopelagic 8.0 TL 3.3 native
Pelvicachromis rubrolabiatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 7.9 TL 3.3 endemic
Pelvicachromis signatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 9.6 TL 3.3 endemic
Periophthalmus barbarus Atlantic mudskipper Gobiidae reef-associated 25.0 TL 3.2 native
Periophthalmus barbarus Atlantic mudskipper Gobiidae reef-associated 25.0 TL 3.2 native
Petrocephalus bovei Mormyridae demersal 11.2 TL 3.2 native
Petrocephalus levequei Mormyridae demersal 15.9 TL 3.3 native
Petrocephalus pellegrini Mormyridae demersal 11.1 TL 3.2 native
Petrocephalus tenuicauda Mormyridae demersal 13.8 TL 3.2 native
Polypterus palmas Shortfin bichir Polypteridae demersal 43.1 TL 2.9 native
Poropanchax normani Norman's lampeye Poeciliidae benthopelagic 4.0 TL 3.3 native
Raiamas nigeriensis Cyprinidae demersal 13.5 TL 3.2 native
Raiamas steindachneri Cyprinidae demersal 15.3 TL 3.2 native
Rhabdalestes septentrionalis Alestidae pelagic 6.9 TL 3.1 native
Sarotherodon caudomarginatus Cichlidae demersal 19.0 TL 2.3 native
Sarotherodon caudomarginatus Cichlidae demersal 19.0 TL 2.2 native
Sarotherodon galilaeus Mango tilapia Cichlidae demersal 39.5 TL 2.2 native
Sarotherodon galilaeus Mango tilapia Cichlidae demersal 39.5 TL 2.0 native
Sarotherodon melanotheron Blackchin tilapia Cichlidae demersal 34.2 TL 2.5 native
Sarotherodon occidentalis Cichlidae demersal 34.5 TL 2.2 native
Sarotherodon occidentalis Cichlidae demersal 34.5 TL 2.0 native
Schilbe micropogon Schilbeidae demersal 25.6 TL 2.9 native
Schilbe mystus African butter catfish Schilbeidae demersal 42.7 TL 3.5 native
Scriptaphyosemion chaytori Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 5.9 TL 3.2 native
Scriptaphyosemion geryi GĂ©rys killi Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 5.0 TL 3.2 native
Scriptaphyosemion guignardi Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 6.0 TL 3.2 native
Scriptaphyosemion roloffi Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 5.0 TL 3.2 native
Synodontis annectens Mochokidae benthopelagic 29.6 TL 2.8 native
Synodontis ansorgii Mochokidae benthopelagic 27.2 TL 2.5 native
Synodontis nigrita Mochokidae benthopelagic 33.5 TL 2.8 questionable
Synodontis schall Wahrindi Mochokidae benthopelagic 45.1 TL 2.9 questionable
Synodontis thysi Mochokidae benthopelagic 27.9 TL 2.9 native
Synodontis waterloti Mochokidae benthopelagic 17.2 TL 2.5 native
Tilapia brevimanus Cichlidae demersal 30.3 TL 2.1 native
Tylochromis jentinki Cichlidae benthopelagic 32.9 TL 2.7 native
Tylochromis sudanensis Cichlidae benthopelagic 24.4 TL 2.5 questionable
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