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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Mochokidae Squeakers or upside-down catfishes

Genus: Atopochilus

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Photo by MNHN

Africa
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Atopochilus chabanaudi Pellegrin, 1938

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Atopochilus chabanaudi
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Photo by RMCA / Mark Hanssens

Africa
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL
Atopochilus christyi Boulenger, 1920

Photo by RMCA / Mark Hanssens
 
Atopochilus christyi
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Africa
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL

 
Atopochilus macrocephalus
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Photo by RMCA / Mark Hanssens

Africa
Max. Length 14.1 cm TL
Atopochilus mandevillei Poll, 1959

Photo by RMCA / Mark Hanssens
 
Atopochilus mandevillei
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Photo by Musschoot, T.

Africa
Max. Length 8.5 cm TL
Atopochilus pachychilus Pellegrin, 1924

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Atopochilus pachychilus
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Photo by Musschoot, T.

Africa
Max. Length 10.5 cm SL
Atopochilus savorgnani Sauvage, 1879

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Atopochilus savorgnani
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Africa
Max. Length 12.6 cm TL
Atopochilus vogti Pellegrin, 1922

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Atopochilus vogti
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7 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Atopochilus chabanaudi Africa 6 SL 1938
Atopochilus christyi Africa 9.5 SL 1920
Atopochilus macrocephalus Africa 7.5 SL 1906
Atopochilus mandevillei Africa 14.1 TL 1959
Atopochilus pachychilus Africa 8.5 TL 1924
Atopochilus savorgnani Africa 10.5 SL 1879
Atopochilus vogti Africa 12.6 TL 1922



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