Species in Cess
     n= 76 (Complete)
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Amphilius atesuensis Amphiliidae demersal 11.4 TL 3.0 native
Amphilius platychir Mountain barbel Amphiliidae demersal 11.2 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
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 nigricauda Alestidae pelagic 18.1 TL 3.2 endemic
Chiloglanis normani Mochokidae benthopelagic 5.7 TL 3.1 questionable
Chiloglanis occidentalis Mochokidae benthopelagic 6.9 TL 3.2 native
Chromidotilapia guntheri Guenther's mouthbrooder Cichlidae benthopelagic 22.0 TL 2.6 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
Chrysichthys teugelsi Claroteidae demersal 18.3 TL 3.2 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 walteri Cichlidae benthopelagic 27.0 TL 2.5 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
Doumea chappuisi Amphiliidae demersal 13.9 TL 3.1 native
Doumea chappuisi Amphiliidae demersal 14.1 TL 3.1 native
Enteromius ablabes Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11.7 TL 2.5 native
Enteromius eburneensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.0 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius inaequalis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 6.2 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius punctitaeniatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 4.6 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius trispilos Cyprinidae benthopelagic 10.5 TL 3.0 native
Epiplatys dageti Redchin panchax Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 6.0 TL 3.2 native
Epiplatys fasciolatus Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 9.0 TL 3.3 native
Epiplatys maeseni Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 4.5 TL 3.2 endemic
Epiplatys olbrechtsi Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 8.0 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
Hemichromis guttatus Cichlidae benthopelagic 14.6 TL 3.3 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
Heterotilapia cessiana Cichlidae demersal 25.4 TL 3.5 endemic
Hydrocynus forskahlii Elongate tigerfish Alestidae pelagic 95.2 TL 4.0 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 alluaudi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 16.5 TL 2.5 native
Labeo coubie African carp Cyprinidae benthopelagic 91.5 TL 2.0 native
Labeo parvus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 46.4 TL 2.0 native
Labeobarbus parawaldroni Cyprinidae benthopelagic 28.1 TL 3.2 native
Labeobarbus wurtzi Cyprinidae benthopelagic 29.9 TL 3.2 native
Malapterurus punctatus Malapteruridae benthopelagic 26.2 TL 3.4 native
Malapterurus thysi Malapteruridae benthopelagic 29.3 TL 3.4 native
Marcusenius ussheri Mormyridae demersal 37.2 TL 3.1 native
Mastacembelus liberiensis Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 44.9 TL 3.3 native
Mastacembelus nigromarginatus Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 51.5 TL 3.3 native
Micralestes eburneensis Alestidae pelagic 10.9 TL 3.1 questionable
Micralestes occidentalis Alestidae pelagic 8.0 TL 3.1 native
Nannocharax fasciatus Distichodontidae pelagic 8.1 TL 3.4 native
Neolebias unifasciatus Distichodontidae pelagic 5.1 TL 3.5 native
Nimbapanchax leucopterygius Nothobranchiidae pelagic 5.5 TL 3.2 native
Nimbapanchax viridis Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 7.0 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
Pellonula leonensis Smalltoothed pellonula Clupeidae pelagic-neritic 9.3 TL 3.3 native
Petrocephalus pellegrini Mormyridae demersal 11.1 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 steindachneri Cyprinidae demersal 15.3 TL 3.2 native
Rhabdalestes septentrionalis Alestidae pelagic 6.9 TL 3.1 native
Rhexipanchax nimbaensis Mt. Nimba lampeye Poeciliidae benthopelagic 4.5 TL 2.9 native
Rhexipanchax schioetzi Schiƶtz' lampeye Poeciliidae benthopelagic 3.5 TL 2.9 native
Sarotherodon tournieri Cichlidae demersal 21.8 TL 2.3 native
Sarotherodon tournieri Cichlidae demersal 21.8 TL 2.2 native
Schilbe mandibularis Schilbeidae demersal 50.0 TL 3.4 native
Scriptaphyosemion schmitti Nothobranchiidae benthopelagic 4.5 TL 3.2 native
Synodontis waterloti Mochokidae benthopelagic 17.2 TL 2.5 native
Tilapia brevimanus Cichlidae demersal 30.3 TL 2.1 native
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