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Synodontis macrops 

Scope: Global, Pan-Africa & Eastern Africa
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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Siluriformes Mochokidae

Scientific Name: Synodontis macrops Greenwood, 1963

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Twongo, T.K.
Reviewer(s): Snoeks, J. (Freshwater Fish Red List Authority) & Darwall, W. (Freshwater Biodiversity Assessment Programme)
Justification:
A highly restricted species apparently known only from a single tributary of the Aswa River, in Teso District

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Endemic to the Upper Nile system (Aswa River drainage). Known only from a tributary of a single river in the Teso District.
Countries occurrence:
Native:
Uganda
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Population [top]

Population:No quantitative information but it is thought to be highly restricted in a single location.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Riverine species. No other information was found.
Systems:Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No information available.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.

Citation: Twongo, T.K. 2006. Synodontis macrops. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T60812A12411473. . Downloaded on 19 September 2018.
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