Oreonectes furcocaudalis 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Balitoridae

Scientific Name: Oreonectes furcocaudalis Zhu & Cao, 1987

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2009
Date Assessed: 2007-03-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Devi, R. & Boguskaya, N.
Reviewer(s): Collen, B., Darwall, W., Ram, M. & Smith, K. (SRLI Freshwater Fish Evaluation Workshop)
O. furcocaudalis has been assessed as Data Deficient due to a lack of information regarding the distribution of this species which is only known from it's type locality, no known population trend data, and no information available regarding the extent to which potential threats in the area affect this species.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:O. furcocaudalis is known from type locality, the Xi-Jiang (West River of the Pearl River basin). Outlet of subterranean waters near Rongshui town, 25°N, 109°E, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.
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Population [top]

Population:Population information is lacking for this species and needs to be studied.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:O. furcocaudalis is a demersal species.

Threats [top]

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

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is not known if there are any conservation measures in place or needed.

Citation: Devi, R. & Boguskaya, N. 2009. Oreonectes furcocaudalis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T169641A6660067. . Downloaded on 25 September 2018.
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