Dagetichthys lakdoensis

Dagetichthys lakdoensis is a species of freshwater sole native to the Bénoué basin in Cameroon, with recent records from Nigeria in the Niger Delta. This species grows to a length of 40 centimetres (16 in) TL. This species is one of only two known members of its genus, the other being the marine Dagetichthys lusitanica.[2]

Dagetichthys lakdoensis
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Pleuronectiformes
Family: Soleidae
Genus: Dagetichthys
D. lakdoensis
Binomial name
Dagetichthys lakdoensis
Stauch & Blanc, 1964


  1. ^ Lalèyè, P.; Moelants, T. (2020). "Dagetichthys lakdoensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2020: e.T182142A135030647. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-2.RLTS.T182142A135030647.en. Retrieved 18 November 2021.
  2. ^ Bailly, Nicolas (2015). "Dagetichthys lusitanica (de Brito Capello, 1868)". WoRMS. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved 4 May 2018.