Feeding Habit of Some Central African Freshwater Fishes

@article{Matthes1961FeedingHO,
  title={Feeding Habit of Some Central African Freshwater Fishes},
  author={H. Matthes},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1961},
  volume={192},
  pages={78-80}
}
FISHES of the family Citharinidae, belonging to the genera Phago Steind., Eugnathichthys Blgr. and Belonophago Gilt. (Figs. 1–2), together forming part of the sub-family Ichthyoborinae, have an extremely specialized and curious feeding-habit, being, namely, fin-eaters. 
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