Species in Shire
     n= 70 (Incomplete)
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Anguilla nebulosa Mottled eel Anguillidae demersal 121.0 TL 3.8 native
Astatotilapia calliptera Eastern happy Cichlidae benthopelagic 18.3 TL 3.0 native
Bagrus meridionalis Kampoyo Bagridae demersal 183.0 TL 3.9 native
Brycinus imberi Spot-tail Alestidae demersal 19.8 TL 3.3 native
Carcharhinus leucas Bull shark Carcharhinidae reef-associated 400.0 TL 4.3 native
Chiloglanis neumanni Neumann's suckermouth Mochokidae benthopelagic 7.9 TL 2.8 native
Chilotilapia rhoadesii Bream Cichlidae benthopelagic 22.5 TL 3.4 native
Clarias gariepinus North African catfish Clariidae benthopelagic 170.0 TL 3.8 native
Clarias ngamensis Blunt-toothed African catfish Clariidae demersal 73.0 TL 4.3 native
Clarias theodorae Snake catfish Clariidae demersal 35.0 TL 3.5 native
Copadichromis chrysonotus Cichlidae benthopelagic 16.3 TL 3.4 native
Coptodon rendalli Redbreast tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 45.0 TL 2.3 native
Cyathochromis obliquidens Cichlidae benthopelagic 15.0 TL 2.0 native
Cyphomyrus discorhynchus Zambesi parrotfish Mormyridae demersal 37.8 TL 3.2 native
Dimidiochromis kiwinge Cichlidae benthopelagic 30.0 TL 4.2 native
Dimidiochromis strigatus Haplochromis sunset Cichlidae benthopelagic 24.4 TL 3.8 native
Enteromius afrohamiltoni Hamilton's barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 21.4 TL 3.2 native
Enteromius arcislongae Cyprinidae benthopelagic 7.8 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius atkinsoni Dash-dot barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.9 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius choloensis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 21.4 TL 2.9 endemic
Enteromius kerstenii Redspot barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11.0 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius lineomaculatus Line-spotted barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 10.5 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius macrotaenia Broadband barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 4.9 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius paludinosus Straightfin barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18.3 TL 2.9 native
Enteromius radiatus Redeye barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.6 TL 2.8 native
Enteromius trimaculatus Threespot barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18.3 TL 3.2 native
Enteromius viviparus Bowstripe barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 8.5 TL 2.9 native
Hemigrammopetersius barnardi Barnard's robber Alestidae pelagic 8.5 TL 3.4 native
Hemitilapia oxyrhyncha Giant Haplochromis Cichlidae benthopelagic 20.0 TL 2.0 native
Heterobranchus longifilis Sampa Clariidae demersal 183.0 TL 3.7 native
Hydrocynus vittatus Tiger fish Alestidae demersal 116.6 TL 3.7 native
Irvineia orientalis Schilbeidae demersal 61.2 TL 3.5 native
Labeo altivelis Rednose labeo Cyprinidae benthopelagic 49.0 TL 2.0 native
Labeo cylindricus Redeye labeo Cyprinidae benthopelagic 30.5 TL 2.0 native
Labeo mesops Tana labeo Cyprinidae benthopelagic 39.0 TL 2.0 native
Labeobarbus johnstonii Cyprinidae benthopelagic 61.0 TL 2.0 native
Lacustricola katangae Striped topminnow Poeciliidae benthopelagic 4.5 TL 3.3 native
Malapterurus shirensis Malapteruridae benthopelagic 45.4 TL 3.5 native
Marcusenius macrolepidotus Bulldog Mormyridae demersal 32.0 TL 3.2 native
Marcusenius nyasensis Mormyridae demersal 36.6 TL 3.1 native
Mastacembelus shiranus Malawi spinyeel Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 26.0 TL 4.0 native
Micralestes acutidens Sharptooth tetra Alestidae pelagic 11.0 TL 2.9 native
Micropanchax hutereaui Meshscaled topminnow Poeciliidae benthopelagic 3.5 TL 2.9 native
Micropanchax johnstoni Johnston's topminnow Poeciliidae benthopelagic 8.5 TL 3.2 native
Mormyrops anguilloides Cornish jack Mormyridae demersal 150.0 TL 3.8 native
Mormyrus longirostris Eastern bottlenose mormyrid Mormyridae demersal 91.5 TL 3.3 native
Nimbochromis livingstonii Cichlidae demersal 25.0 TL 4.2 native
Nothobranchius wattersi Nothobranchiidae pelagic 6.5 TL 3.2 native
Opsaridium microcephalum Cyprinidae demersal 34.0 TL 3.3 native
Opsaridium ubangiense Cyprinidae benthopelagic 12.0 TL 3.2 native
Opsaridium zambezense Barred minnow Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.6 TL 3.4 native
Oreochromis lidole Cichlidae benthopelagic 46.4 TL 2.3 native
Oreochromis mossambicus Mozambique tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 47.6 TL 2.2 native
Oreochromis placidus Black tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 35.5 TL 2.2 native
Oreochromis placidus Black tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 35.5 TL 2.2 native
Oreochromis shiranus Tilapia shiranus Cichlidae benthopelagic 47.6 TL 2.5 native
Oreochromis shiranus Tilapia shiranus Cichlidae benthopelagic 47.6 TL 2.0 native
Otopharynx tetraspilus Cichlidae demersal 15.6 TL 2.7 native
Otopharynx tetrastigma Cichlidae demersal 16.0 TL 3.4 native
Protomelas kirkii Cichlidae benthopelagic 18.0 TL 3.4 native
Protomelas triaenodon Cichlidae benthopelagic 15.4 TL 3.3 native
Protopterus annectens West African lungfish Protopteridae demersal 100.0 TL 3.6 native
Protopterus annectens West African lungfish Protopteridae demersal 100.0 TL 3.8 native
Schilbe intermedius Silver catfish Schilbeidae pelagic 61.0 TL 3.6 native
Serranochromis robustus Yellow-belly bream Cichlidae demersal 56.0 TL 4.1 native
Synodontis nebulosus Cloudy squeaker Mochokidae benthopelagic 18.3 TL 2.5 native
Synodontis njassae Malawi squeaker Mochokidae benthopelagic 19.2 TL 3.1 native
Trematocranus placodon Cichlidae demersal 25.0 TL 3.4 native
Zaireichthys monomotapa Eastern sand catlet Amphiliidae benthopelagic 5.0 TL 3.0 native
Zaireichthys rotundiceps Spotted sand catlet Amphiliidae demersal 4.6 TL 3.4 native
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