Mormyrops oudoti 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Osteoglossiformes Mormyridae

Scientific Name: Mormyrops oudoti
Species Authority: Daget, 1954

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2006-10-15
Assessor(s): Awaïss, A. & Lalèyè, P.
Reviewer(s): Entsua-Mensah, M., Darwall, W. & Smith, K.
This species is only known from one location, at Bamako in the Niger River. More information is needed on the species distribution, threats and habitat. The species is classified as Data Deficient.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: M. oudoti is known only from the type collected in the Niger at Bamako. Reports of this species from other basins are based on misidentifications (Bigorne 1987)
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: No available data.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This is a demersal fish of 11.4 cm SL
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No information available.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: More research on this species is needed.

Citation: Awaïss, A. & Lalèyè, P. 2010. Mormyrops oudoti. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T182094A7795808. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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