Three-lobed suckermouth

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Three-lobed suckermouth
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Mochokidae
Genus: Chiloglanis
Species:
C. trilobatus
Binomial name
Chiloglanis trilobatus
Seegers, 1996

The three-lobed suckermouth (Chiloglanis trilobatus) is a species of upside-down catfish native to the Lake Rukwa drainage of Tanzania and Zambia. This species grows to a length of 5.2 centimetres (2.0 in) TL. [2]

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References

  1. Hanssens, M. & Snoeks, J. (2006). "Chiloglanis trilobatus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species . IUCN. 2006: e.T60323A12349367. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2006.RLTS.T60323A12349367.en . Retrieved 15 January 2018.
  2. Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2011). "Chiloglanis trilobatus" in FishBase . December 2011 version.

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