oa Madoqua - Freshwater fishes of Namibian wetlands - a review
|Article Title||Freshwater fishes of Namibian wetlands - a review|
|© Publisher:||Namibian Ministry of Environment and Tourism|
|Affiliations||1 Ministry of Wildlife, Conservation and Tourism, Okahandja, Namibia|
|Publication Date||Jan 1991|
|Pages||189 - 191|
|Keyword(s)||Bethic-feeding fishes, Conservation status, Detritus, Epiphytes, Genetic pollution, Hydro-electric power station and Invertebrates|
The number of freshwater fish species present in all known locales in Namibia are given with the proportion of species associated with each wetland. Approximately 75% of all riverine species are associated with floodplains, of which only three endemics and six Red Data species are floodplains species.
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