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Clarotes tarabinii

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA CHORDATA ACTINOPTERYGII SILURIFORMES CLAROTEIDAE

Scientific Name: Clarotes tarabinii
Species Authority: (Poll, Lanza & Sassi, 1972)
Taxonomic Notes: Taxonomic status unclear. Originally described in the genus Pardiglanis Poll, Lanza & Sassi, 1972, a synonym of Clarotes according to Mo (1991).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Assessor/s: Hanssens, M. & Snoeks, J.
Reviewer/s: Snoeks, J. (Freshwater Fish Red List Authority) & Darwall, W. (Freshwater Biodiversity Assessment Programme)
Justification:
More taxonomic work required. Taxonomic status uncertain.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Previously known only from the Juba system in Somalia, this species was recently rediscovered in the Lower Tana (De Vos 2001).
Countries:
Native:
Kenya
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Population [top]

Population: No information available.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Max. size: 640 mm TL (Risch in Daget et al. 1986).
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No information available.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.
Citation: Hanssens, M. & Snoeks, J. 2006. Clarotes tarabinii. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 18 April 2014.
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