|Scientific Name:||Leptobotia guilinensis|
|Species Authority:||Chen, 1980|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Allen, D.J., Cui, K., Zhou, W. & Chen, X.-Y.|
The species has a wide distribution and is not targeted by fisheries. It is assessed as Least Concern.
|Range Description:||Distributed in Li Jiang, Guangxi Province, and Yuan Jiang of Hunan Province, China.|
Native:China (Guangxi, Hunan)
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|Population:||It was historically common in Guangxi Province. Current status is not known, but is is probably still relatively large.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Inhabits streams with sandy bottoms.|
|Continuing decline in area, extent and/or quality of habitat:||Unknown|
|Use and Trade:||It is edible, but a small fish (100 mm), and is not likely to be targeted in fisheries.|
|Major Threat(s):||Urbanisation and pollution from agriculture is a threat.|
|Conservation Actions:||Research into populations trends, distribution, and threats is needed.|
IUCN. 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2011.2). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 10 November 2011).
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Zheng, C.-Y. 1989. Fishes of the Zhujiang river. Science Press, Beijing.
Zhu, S.-Q. 1995. Synopsis of freshwater fishes of China. Jiangsu Science and Technology Publishing House.
|Citation:||Zhao, H. 2011. Leptobotia guilinensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2011: e.T166173A6186773.Downloaded on 20 August 2017.|