Tropidophoxinellus hellenicus 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Cyprinidae

Scientific Name: Tropidophoxinellus hellenicus (Stephanidis, 1971)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Crivelli, A.J.
Reviewer(s): Barbieri, R. & Kottelat, M. (Mediterranean Workshop, Dec. 2004)
Although this species has a restricted range, it is abundant and there are no known major widespread threats to the species or its habitat.
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Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Restricted to the River Pinios in the western Peloponnese, and to the Aitoloakarnania region (Lakes Trichonis, Lyssimachia and Amvrakia, Acheloos river basin) in Greece.
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Population [top]

Population:Apparently stable.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Lives in lakes and large rivers. It is a small size species (<110 mm).

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Water pollution, and bycatch in fisheries.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: None.

Citation: Crivelli, A.J. 2006. Tropidophoxinellus hellenicus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T22345A9370667. . Downloaded on 25 September 2018.
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