Salmo macrostigma 

Scope: Global
Language: English

Translate page into:

Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Salmoniformes Salmonidae

Scientific Name: Salmo macrostigma (Duméril 1858)
Taxonomic Notes: The taxonomy of this species needs reassessment using molecular techniques. Many supposed observations of this species around the Mediterranean region are wrong.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Crivelli, A.J.
Reviewer(s): Azeraoul, A. & Smith, K. (Mediterranean Workshop, Dec. 2004)
The taxonomy needs reassessing and there is no reliable data on distribution, abundance, trend and threats.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:It is restricted to the north western Africa, type locality in Algeria.
Countries occurrence:
Additional data:
Range Map:Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:No data.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Hybridisation with introduced trout.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: None.

Citation: Crivelli, A.J. 2006. Salmo macrostigma. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61253A12454554. . Downloaded on 21 May 2018.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please provide us with feedback so that we can correct or extend the information provided