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Anaspidoglanis macrostomus

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Siluriformes
Subfamily  Auchenoglanidinae
Higher classification  Anaspidoglanis
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Claroteidae
Genus  Anaspidoglanis
Rank  Species
Anaspidoglanis macrostomus
Scientific name  Anaspidoglanis macrostomus
Similar  Catfish, Giraffe catfish, Claroteidae, Bagridae, Auchenoglanis

Anaspidoglanis macrostomus, the flatnose catfish, is a species of claroteid catfish found in rivers in Angola, Cameroon, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Republic of the Congo and Gabon. It is active during twilight and at night and its diet consists of small fishes, crustaceans and insect larvae. It grows to a length of 24.0 cm (9.4 inches) TL.

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Anaspidoglanis macrostomus Wikipedia


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