Synodontis zambezensis was reported from 8 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 6 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 2 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Africa: middle and lower Zambezi south to the Pongolo system (Ref. 7248). Absent from upper Save-Runde system (Ref. 7248). Also reported from the Luangwe (upper Congo River basin)(Ref. 58032, 82238). Reports from the Angolan Congo basin (Ref. 11970) refer to S. macropuncatus (Ref. 75786).
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Table 1: Present in 6 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 13332
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3202
Africa Swaziland SWZ native 7248
Africa Tanzania TZA native 4967
Africa Zambia ZMB native 3126
Africa Zimbabwe ZWE native 13337

Table 3: Absent from 2 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO misidentification 3202
Africa Kenya KEN misidentification 52331

Table 4: Reported from 8 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO misidentification 3202
Africa Kenya KEN misidentification 52331
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 13332
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3202
Africa Swaziland SWZ native 7248
Africa Tanzania TZA native 4967
Africa Zambia ZMB native 3126
Africa Zimbabwe ZWE native 13337
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