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Mekongina lancangensis 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Cyprinidae

Scientific Name: Mekongina lancangensis Yang, Chen & Yang, 2008
Taxonomic Notes: Mekongina langcangensis was described by Yang et al. 2008 from the upper Mekong River basin in southern China (Mengla county, Yunnan Province)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2013
Date Assessed: 2010-08-06
Assessor(s): Huckstorf, V.
Reviewer(s): Allen, D. & Freyhof, J.
Justification:
The species has been assessed as Data Deficient, due to a lack of information regarding species' range, population trends, or direct threats to this species.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:The species is presently known from the upper Mekong River basin in southern China (Yunnan province; Yang et al. 2008).
Countries occurrence:
Native:
China (Yunnan)
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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:It was described from a freshwater river. There is no information available on the species' ecology.
Systems:Freshwater
Movement patterns:Unknown

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: There is no information available regarding the use or trade of this species.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No information is available on the threats to the species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is not known if there are any conservation measures in place. Conformation of the species' identity is required.

Citation: Huckstorf, V. 2013. Mekongina lancangensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T180920A1678060. . Downloaded on 16 October 2018.
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