Species in Okavango
     n= 112 (Complete)
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Species Name Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic Level Status
Amphilius uranoscopus Stargazer mountain catfish Amphiliidae demersal 19.5 TL 2.9 native
Brycinus humilis Alestidae pelagic 7.0 TL 3.1 native
Brycinus lateralis Stripped robber Alestidae pelagic 17.1 TL 3.5 native
Chetia gracilis Slender happy Cichlidae demersal 14.4 TL 3.8 native
Chiloglanis fasciatus Okavango suckermouth Mochokidae benthopelagic 6.4 TL 3.0 native
Chiloglanis neumanni Neumann's suckermouth Mochokidae benthopelagic 7.9 TL 2.8 questionable
Clariallabes platyprosopos Broadhead catfish Clariidae demersal 29.5 TL 4.2 endemic
Clarias gariepinus North African catfish Clariidae benthopelagic 170.0 TL 3.8 native
Clarias liocephalus Smoothhead catfish Clariidae demersal 32.0 TL 3.3 native
Clarias ngamensis Blunt-toothed African catfish Clariidae demersal 73.0 TL 4.3 native
Clarias stappersii Blotched catfish Clariidae demersal 50.0 TL 4.5 native
Clarias theodorae Snake catfish Clariidae demersal 35.0 TL 3.5 native
Coptodon rendalli Redbreast tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 45.0 TL 2.3 native
Coptostomabarbus wittei Upjaw barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 4.9 TL 2.7 native
Ctenopoma multispine Manyspined ctenopoma Anabantidae benthopelagic 14.0 TL 3.8 native
Cyphomyrus discorhynchus Zambesi parrotfish Mormyridae demersal 37.8 TL 3.2 native
Engraulicypris brevianalis River sardine Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.1 TL 3.2 native
Enteromius afrovernayi Spottail barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 5.7 TL 3.5 native
Enteromius barnardi Blackback barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 8.5 TL 2.6 native
Enteromius barotseensis Barbus barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 6.1 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius bifrenatus Hyphen barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 8.5 TL 2.6 native
Enteromius breviceps Shorthead barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.4 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius brevidorsalis Dwarf barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 4.6 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius eutaenia Orangefin barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 17.1 TL 3.2 native
Enteromius fasciolatus African banded barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 7.3 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius haasianus Sickle barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 3.9 TL 3.0 native
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 lujae Cyprinidae benthopelagic 4.1 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius mattozi Papermouth Cyprinidae benthopelagic 48.8 TL 3.3 native
Enteromius miolepis Zigzag barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15.3 TL 2.9 native
Enteromius multilineatus Copperstripe barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 5.5 TL 3.0 native
Enteromius paludinosus Straightfin barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 18.3 TL 2.9 native
Enteromius poechii Dashtail barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 13.4 TL 3.3 native
Enteromius radiatus Redeye barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.6 TL 2.8 native
Enteromius thamalakanensis Thamalakane barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 5.0 TL 2.6 native
Enteromius unitaeniatus Slender barb Cyprinidae benthopelagic 17.1 TL 3.3 native
Hemichromis elongatus Banded jewel cichlid Cichlidae benthopelagic 22.8 TL 3.7 native
Hemichromis fasciatus Banded jewelfish Cichlidae benthopelagic 24.9 TL 3.2 native
Hepsetus cuvieri Hepsetidae demersal 45.1 TL 3.0 native
Hepsetus odoe Hepsetidae demersal 53.9 TL 4.1 misidentification
Hippopotamyrus ansorgii Slender stonebasher Mormyridae demersal 18.3 TL 3.2 native
Hydrocynus forskahlii Elongate tigerfish Alestidae pelagic 95.2 TL 4.0 misidentification
Hydrocynus vittatus Tiger fish Alestidae demersal 116.6 TL 3.7 native
Kneria angolensis Kneriidae benthopelagic 9.0 TL 2.0 questionable
Kneria auriculata Airbreathing shellear Kneriidae benthopelagic 7.8 TL 2.1 questionable
Kneria polli Western shellear Kneriidae benthopelagic 8.5 TL 2.0 native
Labeo cylindricus Redeye labeo Cyprinidae benthopelagic 30.5 TL 2.0 native
Labeo lunatus Upper Zambezi labeo Cyprinidae benthopelagic 48.8 TL 2.0 native
Labeobarbus codringtonii Upper Zambezi yellowfish Cyprinidae benthopelagic 39.0 TL 3.7 native
Lacustricola katangae Striped topminnow Poeciliidae benthopelagic 4.5 TL 3.3 native
Lacustricola macrurus Big tailed lampeye Poeciliidae benthopelagic 5.0 TL 3.0 questionable
Lacustricola moeruensis Moero lampeye Poeciliidae benthopelagic 4.0 TL 3.0 native
Lacustricola myaposae Natal topminnow Poeciliidae benthopelagic 5.5 TL 2.6 questionable
Marcusenius altisambesi Mormyridae demersal 23.8 TL 3.1 native
Marcusenius macrolepidotus Bulldog Mormyridae demersal 32.0 TL 3.2 native
Mastacembelus frenatus Longtail spiny eel Mastacembelidae demersal 48.8 TL 3.9 native
Mastacembelus vanderwaali Ocellated spiny eel Mastacembelidae benthopelagic 15.1 TL 3.2 native
Mesobola brevianalis River sardine Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9.1 TL 3.2 native
Micralestes acutidens Sharptooth tetra Alestidae pelagic 11.0 TL 2.9 native
Microctenopoma intermedium Anabantidae benthopelagic 6.2 TL 3.2 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
Mormyrus lacerda Western bottlenose mormyrid Mormyridae demersal 50.0 TL 3.7 native
Nannocharax machadoi Dwarf citharine Distichodontidae pelagic 4.9 TL 3.0 native
Nannocharax macropterus Broad-barred citharine Distichodontidae pelagic 7.3 TL 3.2 native
Nannocharax monardi Distichodontidae pelagic 4.0 TL 3.1 questionable
Nannocharax multifasciatus Multibar citharine Distichodontidae pelagic 6.0 TL 2.8 native
Opsaridium zambezense Barred minnow Cyprinidae benthopelagic 14.6 TL 3.4 native
Oreochromis andersonii Three spotted tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 61.0 TL 2.0 native
Oreochromis macrochir Longfin tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 43.0 TL 2.2 native
Oreochromis macrochir Longfin tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 43.0 TL 2.1 native
Oreochromis mossambicus Mozambique tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 47.6 TL 2.2 introduced
Parakneria fortuita Cubango kneria Kneriidae benthopelagic 6.9 TL 2.0 endemic
Parauchenoglanis ngamensis Zambezi grunter Claroteidae demersal 46.4 TL 3.6 native
Petrocephalus catostoma Churchill Mormyridae demersal 16.6 TL 3.4 questionable
Petrocephalus magnitrunci Mormyridae demersal 10.9 TL 3.2 endemic
Petrocephalus okavangensis Mormyridae demersal 11.6 TL 3.2 endemic
Petrocephalus simus Mormyridae demersal 12.0 TL 3.2 native
Pharyngochromis acuticeps Zambezi bream Cichlidae benthopelagic 12.0 TL 3.3 native
Pharyngochromis darlingi Zambezi happy Cichlidae demersal 22.0 TL 3.2 native
Pollimyrus castelnaui Dwarf stonebasher Mormyridae demersal 8.5 TL 3.2 native
Pseudocrenilabrus philander Southern mouthbrooder Cichlidae benthopelagic 13.0 TL 3.7 native
Rhabdalestes maunensis Okavango robber Alestidae pelagic 8.5 TL 3.3 native
Sargochromis carlottae Rainbow happy Cichlidae demersal 42.1 TL 3.6 native
Sargochromis codringtonii Green happy Cichlidae demersal 39.0 TL 3.1 native
Sargochromis giardi Pink happy Cichlidae benthopelagic 48.0 TL 3.5 native
Sargochromis greenwoodi Greenwood's happy Cichlidae demersal 36.6 TL 3.7 native
Schilbe intermedius Silver catfish Schilbeidae pelagic 61.0 TL 3.6 native
Serranochromis altus Humpback largemouth Cichlidae demersal 56.0 TL 4.2 native
Serranochromis angusticeps Thinface cichlid Cichlidae demersal 50.0 TL 4.5 native
Serranochromis jallae Nembwe Cichlidae demersal 48.3 TL 4.1 native
Serranochromis longimanus Longfin largemouth Cichlidae demersal 36.6 TL 3.9 native
Serranochromis macrocephalus Purpleface largemouth Cichlidae demersal 42.7 TL 4.2 native
Serranochromis robustus Yellow-belly bream Cichlidae demersal 56.0 TL 4.1 misidentification
Serranochromis thumbergi Brownspot largemouth Cichlidae demersal 33.0 TL 3.7 native
Stomatorhinus puncticulatus Mormyridae demersal 8.7 TL 3.1 questionable
Synodontis leopardinus Leopard squeaker Mochokidae benthopelagic 23.9 TL 3.7 native
Synodontis macrostigma Largespot squeaker Mochokidae benthopelagic 17.1 TL 3.5 native
Synodontis macrostoma Largemouth squeaker Mochokidae benthopelagic 11.2 TL 2.9 native
Synodontis nigromaculatus Blackspotted squeaker Mochokidae benthopelagic 38.5 TL 3.3 native
Synodontis thamalakanensis Mochokidae demersal 21.4 TL 2.9 native
Synodontis vanderwaali Mochokidae benthopelagic 19.6 TL 2.9 native
Synodontis woosnami Upper Zambezi squeaker Mochokidae benthopelagic 25.0 TL 2.4 native
Tilapia ruweti Okavango tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 10.4 TL 2.4 native
Tilapia sparrmanii Banded tilapia Cichlidae benthopelagic 23.5 TL 2.7 native
Zaireichthys conspicuus Blotched sand catlet Amphiliidae benthopelagic 4.2 TL 3.0 questionable
Zaireichthys dorae Chobe sand catlet Amphiliidae demersal 3.3 TL 3.0 misidentification
Zaireichthys kavangoensis Amphiliidae benthopelagic 3.3 TL 3.0 endemic
Zaireichthys pallidus Pale sand catlet Amphiliidae benthopelagic 3.1 TL 3.0 native
Zaireichthys rotundiceps Spotted sand catlet Amphiliidae demersal 4.6 TL 3.4 native
Zaireichthys rotundiceps Spotted sand catlet Amphiliidae demersal 4.6 TL 3.4 misidentification
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