|Scope: Global & Europe|
|Scientific Name:||Coregonus stigmaticus Regan, 1908|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Endangered B2ab(ii,iii,v) ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Freyhof, J. & Kottelat, M.|
|Reviewer(s):||Bogutskaya, N., & Smith, K. (IUCN Freshwater Biodiversity Unit)|
The species is only known from four lakes in Cumbria, UK. Haweswater (3 km²), Ullswater (14 km²), Brotherswater (<0.5 km²) and Red Tarn (<0.5 km²). The population has strongly declined in Hawswater (17% of its total range) which is still ongoing, due to water abstraction and cormorant predation. The area of occupancy of the species is around 20 km².
|Range Description:||England: Lakes Haweswater, Ullswaterand, Brotherswater and Red Tarn (Cumbria).|
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|Population:||In Haweswater the population has seen a decline. Stable in the other three lakes.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Habitat: |
Lacustrine, in open water.
Spawns in January-February, in shallow bays on stones and gravel. Feeds on crustaceans and insects.
|Major Threat(s):||Water abstraction and cormorant predation.|
|Conservation Actions:||Cormorant control measures are being practised. Reducing the level of water abstraction.|
|Citation:||Freyhof, J. & Kottelat, M. 2008. Coregonus stigmaticus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T135701A4186748.Downloaded on 23 July 2018.|
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