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Chiloglanis marlieri 

Scope: Global, Pan-Africa & Central Africa
Language: English
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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Siluriformes Mochokidae

Scientific Name: Chiloglanis marlieri Poll, 1952

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2009-02-16
Assessor(s): Moelants, T.
Reviewer(s): Brummett, R., Mbe Tawe, A.N., Dening Touokong, C., Reid, G.M., Snoeks, J. Staissny, M., Moelants, T., Mamonekene, V., Ndodet, B., Ifuta, S.N.B., Chilala, A., Monsembula, R., Ibala Zamba, A., Opoye Itoua, O., Pouomogne, V., Darwall, W. & Smith, K.
Justification:
Chiloglanis marlieri is only known from the type locality Ndakirwa River at Meshe, affluent of the Luhoho River, Lualaba basin, Upper Congo River basin, Democratic Republic of the Congo. The species may be more widespread than is currently known. More information is needed on the species distribution before an assessment can be made.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Chiloglanis marlieri is only known from the type locality Ndakirwa River at Meshe, affluent of the Luhoho River, Lualaba basin, upper Congo River basin, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Countries occurrence:
Native:
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
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Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Chiloglanis marlieri is a benthopelagic species. It is oviparous and has a distinct pairing during breeding (Breder and Rosen 1966).
Systems:Freshwater

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: This species is harvested for human consumption.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): None known.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: None known.

Citation: Moelants, T. 2010. Chiloglanis marlieri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T182146A7816484. . Downloaded on 15 October 2018.
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