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Enteromius callipterus (Clipper barb; Congo barb)

Synonyms: Barbodes callipterus; Barbus callipterus; Puntius callipterus
Language: Czech; Finnish; German; Ijo; Mandarin Chinese

Predators

Brycinus nurse (Silversides)[1]
Lates niloticus (Victoria perch)[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Bristol Zoo Gardens

Range Map

Africa-Inland Waters; Africa: Chad basin and Benue River system, Fernando Poo, Nigeria. Also known from coastal basins in Benin to Cameroon (Ref. 2940), from Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire (Ref. 272).; Agnébi; Benin; Benue River; Cameroon; Chad; Cross River; Côte d'Ivoire; Ethiopian; Ghana; Lake Chad/Chari River; Mali; Mono River; Niger; Nigeria; Ogun; Ouémé River; Sanaga; Senegal; Togo; Volta;

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Citations

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1The diet of Brycinus nurse (Pisces: Characidae) from Asa reservoir, Ilorin, Nigeria, J.K. Saliu, Rev. Biol. Trop. 50(1): 239-242, 2002
2ANALYSES OF THE STOMACH CONTENTS OF THE PISCIVOROUS FISHES OF THE UPPER OGUN RIVER IN NIGERIA, A. A. ADEBISI, Hydrobiologia 79, 167-177 (1981).
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