Abbottina binhi 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Cyprinidae

Scientific Name: Abbottina binhi
Species Authority: Nguyen 2001
Taxonomic Source(s): Eschmeyer, W.N. (ed.). 2015. Catalog of Fishes. Updated 7 January 2015. Available at: (Accessed: 7 January 2015).
Taxonomic Notes: The species is only known only from the type series. It is doubtful if this is an Abbottina and it should be subject to further examination (S. Kullander pers. comm. 2010).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2012
Date Assessed: 2010-04-20
Assessor(s): Thinh, D.V., Van, N.S. & Nguyen, T.H.T.
Reviewer(s): Kullander, S.O. & Allen, D.J.
The species is only known only from the type series and further work is required to confirm the taxonomic status of the species. It is considered Data Deficient at present.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is found in the Bang River in Cao Bang Province in Viet Nam.
Countries occurrence:
Viet Nam
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Population [top]

Population: No information available.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: No information available.
Systems: Freshwater

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: This species is not used due to small size and very low production.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No information available.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Further research is required to confirm the taxonomic validity of the species.

Citation: Thinh, D.V., Van, N.S. & Nguyen, T.H.T. 2012. Abbottina binhi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2012: e.T167005A1162499. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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