Hemibrycon carrilloi 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Characiformes Characidae

Scientific Name: Hemibrycon carrilloi Dahl, 1960
Common Name(s):
Spanish Sardina

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2016
Date Assessed: 2014-10-09
Assessor(s): Villa-Navarro, F.
Reviewer(s): Tognelli, M.
Facilitator/Compiler(s): Superina, M.
Hemibrycon carrilloi is listed as Data Deficient because of the lack of information on its population status and trends, as well as the threats that are affecting it.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is endemic to Colombia where it occurs in the upper and lower Atrato River basin and in the Baudó River (Maldonado-Ocampo et al. 2008). It is probably restricted to the upper portion of the Atrato, extending higher than Bryconamericus ichoensis. Its type locality is Quebrada La Noche, a tributary of the Upper Atrato River, in the Riosucio municipality, Antioquia Department, western Colombia, at an elevation of 550 m (Dahl 1960).
Countries occurrence:
Additional data:
Lower elevation limit (metres):5
Upper elevation limit (metres):550
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Population [top]

Population:There are no data on population size and trends for this species. It is a rare species.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This species inhabits small creeks.

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: The species is not utilized.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are no conservation measures in place for this species. It does not occur in any protected area. Research is needed to better determine its distribution and population size and trend and the threats that may be affecting it.

Citation: Villa-Navarro, F. 2016. Hemibrycon carrilloi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T167654A53822131. . Downloaded on 24 October 2017.
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