Freshwater Fish Species in Amudar'ya [Central and west Asia]

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Fish Species in Amudar'ya


[No. of Species listed in Fishbase.org=38]
Species Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic level Status
Abbottina rivularis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.0 introduced
Abramis brama Cyprinidae benthopelagic 82 TL 2.9 native
Abramis sapa Cyprinidae benthopelagic 35 TL 2.9 native
Acipenser nudiventris Acipenseridae demersal 200 TL 3.3 native
Alburnoides bipunctatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 16 TL 2.9 native
Alburnoides taeniatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 9 TL 3.2 native
Aspiolucius esocinus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 50 TL 4.5 native
Aspius aspius Cyprinidae benthopelagic 100 TL 3.8 native
Barbus brachycephalus brachycephalus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 105 TL 2.9 native
Barbus capito Cyprinidae benthopelagic 105 TL 3.1 native
Capoeta capoeta Cyprinidae benthopelagic 41 TL 2.8 native
Capoetobrama kuschakewitschi Cyprinidae demersal 21 TL 3.0 native
Carassius auratus auratus Cyprinidae demersal 59 TL 2.0 introduced
Chalcalburnus chalcoides Cyprinidae benthopelagic 40 TL 3.4 native
Cyprinus carpio carpio Cyprinidae benthopelagic 147 TL 3.0 native
Esox lucius Esocidae demersal 150 TL 4.5 native
Gambusia affinis Poeciliidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.2 introduced
Glyptosternon reticulatum Sisoridae demersal 30 TL 3.2 native
Gobio gobio Cyprinidae benthopelagic 20 TL 3.2 native
Gymnocephalus cernuus Percidae demersal 25 TL 3.4 native
Leuciscus idus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 76 TL 3.8 native
Nemacheilus amudarjensis amudarjensis Balitoridae benthopelagic 16 TL 2.7 native
Nemacheilus oxianus Balitoridae benthopelagic 7 TL 2.9 native
Pelecus cultratus Cyprinidae pelagic 60 TL 3.3 native
Perca fluviatilis Percidae demersal 51 TL 3.2 native
Pseudoscaphirhynchus hermanni Acipenseridae demersal 28 TL 3.2 endemic
Pseudoscaphirhynchus kaufmanni Acipenseridae demersal 75 TL 3.1 native
Pungitius platygaster Gasterosteidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.2 native
Rutilus rutilus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 46 TL 2.8 native
Sabanejewia aurata Cobitidae demersal 14 TL 3.6 native
Salmo trutta trutta Salmonidae pelagic 171 TL 3.3 native
Sander lucioperca Percidae pelagic 130 TL 4.3 native
Scardinius erythrophthalmus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 51 TL 2.9 native
Schizopygopsis stoliczkae Cyprinidae benthopelagic 34 TL 3.0 native
Schizothorax intermedius intermedius Cyprinidae benthopelagic 42 TL 2.8 native
Triplophysa dorsalis Balitoridae benthopelagic 13 TL 2.8 native
Triplophysa stoliczkae Balitoridae benthopelagic 15 TL 2.7 native
Triplophysa tenuis Balitoridae benthopelagic 15 TL 2.7 native
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Page generated June 30, 2003 from Fishbase.org. Page created by: Jen, 15.11.01, last modified by Jen, 20.09.02.




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