Biological diversity of the freshwater and brackish water fish fauna from Cameroon



freshwater, brackish water, estuarine, rivers, limnology, distribution, biogeography, ichthyology, systematics, ecology, deforestation impact, index of biotic integrity, zoology, chorology, mapping, taxonomy, nature conservation, zoogeography, Biogeography, Ecology, Systematics and taxonomy, Estuaries, Streams , running waters, Ponds and lakes , standing waters, Conservation, Restoration and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity, Cameroon, Bight of Biafra, Gulf of Guinea, C-Africa, Sanaga River, Ntem River, tropical Africa, Pisces, Fish


Cameroon {Geographical scope}
Inland Waters {Habitat type}
Marine and Coastal {Habitat type}


Name Role Start End
Section Vertebrates unknown


Reference Role
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