Knipowitschia panizzae 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Gobiidae

Scientific Name: Knipowitschia panizzae
Species Authority: (Verga, 1841)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2010-03-05
Assessor(s): Freyhof, J.
Reviewer(s): Kottelat, M. & Smith, K.
Contributor(s): Crivelli, A.J.
A widespread species with no known major widespread threats.

European Union 27 = LC. Same rationale as above
Previously published Red List assessments:
2006 Least Concern (LC)
1996 Data Deficient (DD)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Restricted to the Adriatic catchment. It has been introduced in the Tyrrhenian catchment in Italy. In Greece it is only known from the Evinos delta, but the identity of this population needs confirmation.
Countries occurrence:
Albania; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Italy
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Population [top]

Population: Abundant.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A eurihaline species found in fresh and brackish waters
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No major threats known.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is listed in the Appendix III of the Bern Convention and in the Annex II of the European Union Habitat Directive.

Citation: Freyhof, J. 2006. Knipowitschia panizzae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T11032A3241178. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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