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Bagrus docmak (Sudan catfish; Silver catfish; Semutundu; Cat-fish; Catfish)

Synonyms: Bagrus docmac; Bagrus docmac docmac; Bagrus docmac niger; Bagrus docmar; Bagrus docmoc; Bagrus domac; Bagrus koenigi; Porcus docmac; Porcus docmac docmac; Porcus docmac niger; Silurus docmac; Silurus docmak
Language: Adangme; Arabic; Bata; Chiga; Creole, English; Dama; Dinka, Northeastern; El Molo; Ewe; Finnish; Fulfulde, Pulaar; Ga; German; Haoussa; Hausa; Ijo; Izon; Jula; Kanouri; Kim; Kotoko; Lango; Luo; Mambai; Mandarin Chinese; Mòoré; Mor; Nuer; Nupe; Other; Shilluk; Sonink; Swahili; Turkana; Wolof; Yoruba; Zande

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Takamanda National Park II 167041 Cameroon  

Prey / Diet

Afronurus ugandanus[1]
Brachythemis leucosticta (Four-square Groundling)[1]
Brycinus nurse (Silversides)[1]
Caridina nilotica[1]
Chrysichthys auratus (Golden Nile catfish)[1]
Haplochromis macconneli (McConnel's haplo)[1]
Ictinogomphus ferox (Tiger Clubtail)[1]
Neoperla spio[1]
Oreochromis esculentus (Singida tilapia)[1]
Oreochromis variabilis (Victoria tilapia)[1]
Petrocephalus bovei (Elephantfish)[1]
Phyllogomphus aethiops[1]
Phyllomacromia picta (Darting Cruiser)[1]
Povilla adusta (African burrowing mayfly)[1]
Protopterus aethiopicus (marbled lungfish)[1]
Synodontis schall (Mandi)[1]
Trithemis annulata (Violet Dropwing)[1]

Predators

Lates niloticus (Victoria perch)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Acanthostomum absconditum[2]
Acanthostomum spiniceps[2]
Astiotrema reniferum <Unverified Name>[2]
Capillaria fritschi <Unverified Name>[2]
Capillostrongyloides fritschi <Unverified Name>[2]
Glossidium pedatum <Unverified Name>[2]
Haplorchoides cahirinus[2]
Paragorgorhynchus aswanensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Phyllodistomum spatula <Unverified Name>[2]
Procamallanus laeviconchus[2]
Proctocaecum absconditum <Unverified Name>[2]
Proctocaecum spiniceps <Unverified Name>[2]
Quadriacanthus bagrae <Unverified Name>[2]
Quadriacanthus clariadis <Unverified Name>[2]
Spinitectus moraveci <Unverified Name>[2]

Range Map

Africa-Inland Waters; Africa: Rivers Nile, Niger, Senegal, Volta and Lake Chad basins. East African rift lakes, except Lake Kivu, where it was introduced in 1959 and 1960, apparently without success.; Athi-Galana-Sabaki River Drainage System; Benin; Benue River; Burkina Faso; Cameroon; Central African Republic; Chad; Congo, Dem. Rep. of the; Cross River; Egypt; Ethiopia; Ethiopian; Ghana; Guinea; Kainji Lake; Kenya; Lake Chad/Chari River; Lake Tanganyika; Lake Turkana; Lake Victoria; Mali; Mozambique; Niger; Nigeria; Nile; Ogun; Ouémé River; Rwanda; Sanaga; Senegal; Somalia; Sudan; Takamanda Forest Reserve; Tana River; Tanzania, United Rep. of; Uganda; Volta; Zambia;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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