|EMW id||FAO Species Category||Notes|
|EMW-122||Black catfishes nei||This category includes species in the family Claroteidae (Claroteid catfishes) and genus Chrysichthys. |
From FishStat, all capture in 1999-2007 was from African inland waters.
From fishbase.org, the smallest and largest species of commercial or subsistence use distributed in Africa are as follows:
Chrysichthys praecox. Max length : 6.3 cm SL male/unsexed.
Kokuni (Chrysichthys cranchii). Max length : 150 cm TL male/unsexed; max. published weight: 135.0 kg.