Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Cyprinidae

Scientific Name: Ladigesocypris mermere
Species Authority: (Ladiges, 1960)
Taxonomic Notes: Some authors consider this species as a subspecies of Ladigesocypris ghigii. Only known from a few specimens collected at one locality.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Assessor(s): Crivelli, A.J.
Reviewer(s): Karatash, A., Erk’akan, F. & Bogutskaya, N. (Mediterranean Workshop, Dec. 2004)
The taxonomy of this fish is very uncertain and there are poor data available on its distribution and abundance. Known only from a few specimens collected from one locality. No data on population size or trends. Data Deficient.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: It is restricted to south-west Anatolia in Turkey.
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: No data available.
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): None known.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: None known to be in place.

Citation: Crivelli, A.J. 2006. Ladigesocypris mermere. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61384A12469960. . Downloaded on 09 October 2015.
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