Alestes stuhlmannii 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Characiformes Alestidae

Scientific Name: Alestes stuhlmannii
Species Authority: Pfeffer, 1896

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2006-02-28
Assessor(s): Hanssens, M. & Snoeks, J.
Reviewer(s): Snoeks, J. & Darwall, W.
This species is widespread in major river basins in Tanzania with no major threats identified. It is therefore assessed as Least Concern.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2006 Least Concern (LC)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is endemic to eastern Africa. It is found in Kingani, Wami, Ruvu, Rufiji and Kilombero Rivers (Paugy 1984).
Countries occurrence:
Tanzania, United Republic of
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Population [top]

Population: No information available.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: No information available.
Systems: Freshwater

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: This species is harvested for human consumption.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No information available.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.

Citation: Hanssens, M. & Snoeks, J. 2010. Alestes stuhlmannii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T61242A12452794. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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