Phoxinellus pseudalepidotus 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Cyprinidae

Scientific Name: Phoxinellus pseudalepidotus Bogutskaya & Zupančič, 2003

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
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Assessor(s): Crivelli, A.J.
Reviewer(s): Freyhof, J. & Darwall, W. (Mediterranean Workshop, Dec. 2004)
The species appears to have no current threats, however it has a very restricted distribution, and is known from only one location: a 10 km stretch of stream (Freyhof, J. pers com) in Mastarsko blato, an extensive wetland adjacent to Mostar in Bosnia-Herzegovina. The species is probably spread more widely in the Neretva basin.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:It is restricted to a single stream 10 km long in the Mostarsko blato (Freyhof, J. pers com), an extensive wetland adjacent to Mostar in Bosnia-Hercegovina. The species is probably spread more widely in the Neretva basin.
Countries occurrence:
Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Population [top]

Population:No data.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:It lives in streams with current and clear water.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No obvious threats (Freyhof, J. pers. comm).

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is thought that a nature reserve may have been established in this area (Freyhof, J. pers. comm).

Citation: Crivelli, A.J. 2006. Phoxinellus pseudalepidotus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T60826A12415250. . Downloaded on 22 June 2018.
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