Balantiocheilos melanopterus 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Cyprinidae

Scientific Name: Balantiocheilos melanopterus
Species Authority: (Bleeker, 1850)
Common Name(s):
English Silver Shark

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1ac ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Kottelat, M.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1994 Indeterminate (I)
1990 Indeterminate (I)
1988 Indeterminate (I)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Indonesia; Malaysia; Thailand
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Kottelat, M. 1996. Balantiocheilos melanopterus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T2529A9449980. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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