Opsariichthys hieni 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Cyprinidae

Scientific Name: Opsariichthys hieni Nguyen, 1987

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2012
Date Assessed: 2010-08-06
Assessor(s): Huckstorf, V.
Reviewer(s): Allen, D. & Freyhof, J.
The species has been assessed as Data Deficient, due to a lack of information regarding the species' identity, population trends, or direct threats to this species.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:The species s presently known from Pacific coastal drainages in central Viet Nam (Nguyen and Ngo 2001).
Countries occurrence:
Viet Nam
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Population [top]

Population:There is no information available on the species population.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Described from a freshwater river.
Movement patterns:Unknown

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Without greater information on the species distribution and ecology, nothing can be said of the threats to the species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Research is required to confirm the species taxonomic identity.

Citation: Huckstorf, V. 2012. Opsariichthys hieni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2012: e.T180734A1657053. . Downloaded on 15 October 2018.
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