Tigerfish (Hydrocynus vittatus)

(Castelnau, 1861) CHARACIDAE FAMILY; also called tiervis, ngweshi, maluvali, mcheni, muvanga, manga, shabani, simu kuta, uthlangi, uluthlangi
Vittatus tigerfish has a wide distribution from west Africa to the Nile and southward to the Zaire, Zambezi, and Limpopo systems. It occurs in Lake Turkana (L. Rudolph) which was once connected to the Nile but has not been able to cross the Murchison Falls and reach Lake Victoria nor has it been able to colonize Lake Kivu from Lake Tanganyika.
The tigerfishes belong to the Characidae family, a large and diverse family containing "toothy critters" such... Read More

 
 

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