Hydrocynus goliath in Congo Dem Rp
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Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish No
Saltwater No
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish Yes
Abundance Ref.

Widely distributed in the Congo River basin, known from the marine lower Congo (Ref. 51114), lower Congo (Ref. 42510, 51114), Pool Malebo (Ref. 1879, 51114), middle Congo River (Ref. 51114), Kasai, Lukenie (Ref. 92931), Lake Tumba (Ref. 41580, 44912), Ubangi (Ref. 44840, 45441, 51114), rivers Luilaka and Salonga (Ruki drainage)(Ref. 93897), Aruwimi, Lindi-Tshopo (Ref. 106290), Wagenia Falls (Ref. 106245), Lualaba (Ref. 51114) and upper Lualaba (Ref. 2970). Utilized as a game fish (Ref. 6323). Also Ref. 5331.

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(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
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