Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Siluriformes > Mochokidae > Chiloglanis > Chiloglanis pretoriae

Chiloglanis pretoriae (Limpopo rock catlet; Shortspine rock catlet; Shortspine suckermouth)

Synonyms: Chiloglanis pumilus
Language: Afrikaans; Mandarin Chinese

Wikipedia Abstract

Chiloglanis pretoriae, the shortspine suckermouth, is a species of upside-down catfish native to Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland and Zimbabwe where it occurs in the Limpopo, Komati, Zambezi, Pungwe and Buzi River systems. This species grows to a length of 6.5 centimetres (2.6 in) SL.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Kruger National Park II 4718115 Mpumalanga, South Africa
Kruger to Canyons Biosphere Reserve   Mpumalanga, South Africa  
Malolotja Nature Reserve IV 42044 Swaziland  
Mlawula Nature Reserve IV 46444 Swaziland  

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Nat'l Zoological Gardens of S. Africa

Range Map


Africa-Inland Waters; Africa: Limpopo, Incomati River systems and from the middle and lower Zambezi, Pungwe and Buzi systems.; Ethiopian; Limpopo; Mozambique; South Africa; Swaziland; Zambezi; Zimbabwe;

External References



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