Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Characiformes Characidae

Scientific Name: Bryconamericus ichoensis
Species Authority: Román-Valencia, 2000

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2009
Date Assessed: 2007-03-01
Assessor(s): Reis, R & Lima, F.
Reviewer(s): Collen, B., Darwall, W., Ram, M. & Smith, K. (SRLI Freshwater Fish Evaluation Workshop)
Assessed as Least Concern due to its fairly large distribution and the lack of any known major widespread threats.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species occurs in the Atrato River basin, Colombia.
Countries occurrence:
Lower depth limit (metres): 1
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Population [top]

Population: This species has a stable population trend at present.
Current Population Trend: Stable
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: B. ichoensis is a benthopelagic (ecological region at the lowest level of water body) species. A small fish that occurs in streams and small rivers in the mid-water. Moderate to fast flowing rivers.
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No threats are currently known to be affecting this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are no conservation measures in place nor thought to be needed at present.

Citation: Reis, R & Lima, F. 2009. Bryconamericus ichoensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T167659A6364021. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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