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Polypterus ornatipinnis (Ornate bichir)

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Wikipedia Abstract

Polypterus ornatipinnis, the ornate bichir, is a bony fish found in Lake Tanganyika and the Congo River basin in Central and East Africa.
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Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Artis Zoo
Bristol Zoo Gardens
Bronx Zoo/Wildlife Conservat'n Society
Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens
Disney's Animal Kingdom
Ecodrome CV
Houston Zoo, Inc.
Nat'l Zoological Gardens of S. Africa
Permskii Zoologicheskii Sad
Rostock Zoologischer Garten
Rotterdam Zoo
Thuringer Zoopark Erfurt

Range Map

Africa-Inland Waters; Africa: Congo River basin (Democratic Republic of the Congo, Angola, Cameroon) (Ref. 3188); Lake Rukwa drainage (Ref. 27292) and Lake Tanganyika (Ref. 4537, Ref. 36901).; Angola; Burundi; Cameroon; Congo, Dem. Rep. of the; Congo, Republic of; Ethiopian; Lake Rukwa Basin; Lake Tanganyika; Tanzania, United Rep. of; Zaïre;



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