Synodontis dhonti

The Synodontis dhonti lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Synodontis dhonti is a species of fish in the Mochokidae family. It is found in Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Tanzania, and Zambia. Its natural habitat is freshwater lakes. More

relative is Synodontis dhonti, but only the juveniles of this species have spots and not when adult. More

Synodontis dhonti's natural deep water habitat and solitary lifestyle make collection for the hobby difficult and so it is rarely seen for sale. When juvenile it may be confused with other Tanganyikan Synos but it loses its spotted patterning as it matures. More

Synodontis dhonti Boulenger, 1917 - add this species to your "My Cats" page. Common Name(s) None Type Locality Kilewa Bay, Lake Tanganyika, Zaire. More

Synodontis dhontiOrigin and locale/variety: Lake Tanganyika, East Africa. It is one of the rarer species of Synodontis in the lake. Size in Aquarium: S. More

Synodontis dhonti on Fish Mapper TSN 681604 (Taxonomic Serial Number) Retrieved on from the Integrated Taxonomic Information System online database. This is a cached copy. More

Synodontis dhonti; Synodontis decorus; Synodontis leopardus; Synodontis courteti; Synodontis brichardi; Synodontis budgetti; Total Images : 65 Page No. More

Common names

Synodontis dhonti in Catalan (Català)
德胡氏歧须鮠 in Mandarin Chinese
德胡氏歧鬚鮠 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Siluriformes
Family : Mochokidae
Genus : Synodontis
Species : Synodontis dhonti
Authority : Boulenger, 1917