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Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
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niger, Chiloglanis Roberts [T. R.] 1989:173, Figs. 1f, 2f, 4e-f, 6f, 12 [Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (Series 4) v. 46 (no. 6); ref. 13302] Menchum River below waterfall near Befang, Bamenda highlands, Niger River basin, Cameroon, western Africa. Holotype: CAS 60809. Paratypes: CAS 60810 (7). Type catalog: Ferraris 2007:307 [ref. 29155]. •Valid as Chiloglanis niger Roberts 1989 -- (Lévèque et al. 1991:143 [ref. 31367], Roberts in Lévêque et al. 1992:510 [ref. 21590], Burgess & Finley 1996:166 [ref. 22901], Ferraris 2007:307 [ref. 29155], Fermon et al. 2007:709 [ref. 30032], Schmidt et al. 2023:387 [ref. 40337]). Current status: Valid as Chiloglanis niger Roberts 1989. Mochokidae: Chiloglanidinae. Distribution: West-central Africa: Niger River basin, Cameroon. Habitat: freshwater.

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