Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Osteoglossiformes Mormyridae

Scientific Name: Marcusenius sp. nov. 'Turkwell'
Taxonomic Notes: An undescribed species (Seegers et al. unpublished).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-05-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Vreven, E.
Reviewer(s): Snoeks, J. (Freshwater Fish Red List Authority) & Darwall, W. (Freshwater Biodiversity Assessment Programme)
An undescribed species restricted to the Turkwell River of the Turkana drainage.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Turkwell River (Turkana drainage) (Seegers et al. unpublished).
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: No information.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: No information.
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No information available.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.

Citation: Vreven, E. 2004. Marcusenius sp. nov. 'Turkwell'. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T60768A12408338. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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