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Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
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angelica, Synodontis Schilthuis [L.] 1891:87 [Tijdschrift der Nederlandsche Dierkundige Vereeniging, Ser. 2 v. 3; ref. 3925] Kinshasa, Stanley Pool, upper Congo River near Brazzaville, Democratic Republic of Congo. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1899.9.6.8. Type catalog: Ferraris 2007:311 [ref. 29155]. Originally as Synodontis angelica, but the gender of the genus is masculine. •Valid as Synodontis angelica Schilthuis 1891 -- (Ferraris 2007:311 [ref. 29155]). •Valid as Synodontis angelicus Schilthuis 1891 -- (Poll 1971:238 [ref. 7700], Gosse 1986:120 [ref. 6194], Burgess 1989:195 [ref. 12860], Munene et al. 2021:24 [ref. 39283], Stiassny et al. 2021:1687 [ref. 39000], Fermon et al. 2022:159 [ref. 39448] with question). Current status: Valid as Synodontis angelicus Schilthuis 1891. Mochokidae: Mochokinae. Distribution: Central Africa: central and upper Congo River basin (Democratic Republic of Congo). Habitat: freshwater.

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