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Neobola fluviatilis

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA CHORDATA ACTINOPTERYGII CYPRINIFORMES CYPRINIDAE

Scientific Name: Neobola fluviatilis
Species Authority: (Whitehead, 1962)
Common Name(s):
English Athi Sardine
Taxonomic Notes: Also recorded as Engraulicypris fluviatilis (old binomen).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Assessor(s): Vreven, E.
Reviewer(s): Snoeks, J. (Freshwater Fish Red List Authority) & Darwall, W. (Freshwater Biodiversity Assessment Programme)
Justification:
No major threats identified and widespread throughout its known range.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Endemic to the Galana-Sabaki Rivers, Lower Tana (Seegers et al. unpub.). Might become an important component of communities above dam (Eccles, 1992).
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: 7.5 cm SL (after Froese and Pauly 2003).
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Fisheries.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.

Citation: Vreven, E. 2006. Neobola fluviatilis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 28 July 2014.
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