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

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; M; Mambai; Mandarin Chinese; Mòoré; Nuer; Nupe; Other; Shilluk; Sonink; Swahili; Turkana; Wolof; Yoruba; Zande

Protected Areas

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

Prey / Diet


Lates niloticus (Victoria perch)[1]


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; Tana River; Tanzania, United Rep. of; Uganda; Volta; Zambia;

External References



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