Brycinus macrolepidotus was reported from 37 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 37 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Africa: present throughout intertropical Africa (Ref. 2880, 80290, 81279). Absence from the Gambia basin is noteworthy (Ref. 81279). Present in the Nile system (Ref. 28714, 58460) up to Lake Albert (Ref. 4903) and in Lake Turkana system (Ref. 28663). Widely distributed in the Congo River basin (Ref. 5331, 42019, 42510, 45434).
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Table 1: Present in 37 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Algeria DZA native 2880
Africa Angola AGO native 80290
Africa Benin BEN native 81279
Africa Botswana BWA native 2880
Africa Burkina Faso BFA native 81279
Africa Burundi BDI native 2880
Africa Cameroon CMR native 80290
Africa Central Afr. Rp CAF native 42019
Africa Chad TCD native 81279
Africa Congo COG native 80290
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 42019
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 81279
Africa Egypt EGY native 2880
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 80290
Africa Ethiopia ETH native 58460
Africa Gabon GAB native 80290
Africa Ghana GHA native 81279
Africa Guinea GIN native 81279
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 81279
Africa Kenya KEN native 2880
Africa Liberia LBR native 81279
Africa Libya LBY native 2880
Africa Mali MLI native 81279
Africa Mauritania MRT native 2880
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 2880
Africa Niger NER native 81279
Africa Nigeria NGA native 81279
Africa Rwanda RWA native 2880
Africa Senegal SEN native 81279
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 81279
Africa Somalia SOM native 2880
Africa Sudan SDN native 28714
Africa Tanzania TZA native 2880
Africa Togo TGO native 81279
Africa Uganda UGA native 4903
Africa Zambia ZMB native 2880
Africa Zimbabwe ZWE native 2880

Table 4: Reported from 37 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Algeria DZA native 2880
Africa Angola AGO native 80290
Africa Benin BEN native 81279
Africa Botswana BWA native 2880
Africa Burkina Faso BFA native 81279
Africa Burundi BDI native 2880
Africa Cameroon CMR native 80290
Africa Central Afr. Rp CAF native 42019
Africa Chad TCD native 81279
Africa Congo COG native 80290
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 42019
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 81279
Africa Egypt EGY native 2880
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 80290
Africa Ethiopia ETH native 58460
Africa Gabon GAB native 80290
Africa Ghana GHA native 81279
Africa Guinea GIN native 81279
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 81279
Africa Kenya KEN native 2880
Africa Liberia LBR native 81279
Africa Libya LBY native 2880
Africa Mali MLI native 81279
Africa Mauritania MRT native 2880
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 2880
Africa Niger NER native 81279
Africa Nigeria NGA native 81279
Africa Rwanda RWA native 2880
Africa Senegal SEN native 81279
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 81279
Africa Somalia SOM native 2880
Africa Sudan SDN native 28714
Africa Tanzania TZA native 2880
Africa Togo TGO native 81279
Africa Uganda UGA native 4903
Africa Zambia ZMB native 2880
Africa Zimbabwe ZWE native 2880
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