|Scientific Name:||Bryconamericus alfredae|
|Species Authority:||Eigenmann, 1927|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor/s:||Reis, R & Lima, F.|
|Reviewer/s:||Collen, B., Darwall, W., Ram, M. & Smith, K. (SRLI Freshwater Fish Evaluation Workshop)|
Assessed as Least Concern due to its wide distribution, where there are no known major threats to this species. However, further taxonomic research should be carried out.
|Range Description:||This species is found in the Amazon River basin Andean slope in, Peru.|
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|Population:||This species has a stable population trend at present.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||B. alfredae is a benthopelagic (ecological region at the lowest level of water body) species.|
|Major Threat(s):||None known. The area in which this species is distributed is a pristine so there is no reason to suspect that the species is impacted by any significant threatening processes.|
|Conservation Actions:||There are no conservation measures in place and further taxonomical research is needed.|
Anon. 2001. Fish collection database of the National Museum of Natural History (Smithsonian Institution)..
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IUCN. 2009. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2009.2). Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 3 November 2009).
Ortega, H. and Vari, R.P. 1986. Annotated checklist of the freshwater fishes of Peru. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 437: 1-25.
Swedish Museum of Natural History. 1999. NRM Ichthyology collection database. Ichthyology Section, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden.
Wu, H.L., Shao, K.T. and Lai, C.F. 1999. Latin-Chinese dictionary of fishes names. The Sueichan Press, Taiwan.
|Citation:||Reis, R & Lima, F. 2009. Bryconamericus alfredae. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 18 June 2013.|
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