Freshwater Fish Species in Danube River [Central Europe]

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Fish Species in Danube


[No. of Species listed in Fishbase.org=62]
Species Family Habitat Length (cm) Trophic level Status
Abbottina rivularis Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.0 native
Abramis ballerus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 35 TL 3.4 native
Abramis sapa Cyprinidae benthopelagic 35 TL 2.9 native
Acipenser gueldenstaedtii Acipenseridae demersal 235 TL 3.1 native
Acipenser nudiventris Acipenseridae demersal 200 TL 3.3 native
Acipenser ruthenus Acipenseridae demersal 125 TL 3.6 native
Alburnoides bipunctatus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 16 TL 2.9 native
Alosa pontica Clupeidae pelagic 48 TL 3.9 native
Ambloplites rupestris Centrarchidae demersal 43 TL 3.4 native
Ameiurus natalis Ictaluridae demersal 47 TL 3.3 native
Ameiurus nebulosus Ictaluridae demersal 55 TL 3.4 native
Catostomus catostomus catostomus Catostomidae demersal 64 TL 2.5 native
Chondrostoma nasus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 50 TL 2.0 native
Clarias gariepinus Clariidae benthopelagic 170 TL 4.4 native
Cobitis elongata Cobitidae benthopelagic 17 TL 3.4 endemic
Cobitis elongatoides Cobitidae demersal 11 TL 3.1 native
Cobitis megaspila Cobitidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.3 native
Coregonus peled Salmonidae demersal 50 TL 3.0 introduced
Cottus cognatus Cottidae demersal 13 TL 3.5 native
Cottus poecilopus Cottidae demersal 19 TL 3.0 native
Ctenopharyngodon idellus Cyprinidae demersal 150 TL 2.0 introduced
Culaea inconstans Gasterosteidae demersal 9 TL 3.3 native
Cyprinus carpio carpio Cyprinidae benthopelagic 147 TL 3.0 native
Erimyzon tenuis Catostomidae demersal 33 TL 3.0 native
Esox lucius Esocidae demersal 150 TL 4.5 native
Eudontomyzon danfordi Petromyzontidae demersal 30 TL 3.2 native
Gambusia affinis Poeciliidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.2 native
Gasterosteus aculeatus aculeatus Gasterosteidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.5 native
Gobio uranoscopus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 15 TL 3.3 native
Gymnocephalus baloni Percidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.3 endemic
Gymnocephalus cernuus Percidae demersal 25 TL 3.4 native
Gymnocephalus schraetser Percidae demersal 30 TL 3.4 native
Hucho hucho Salmonidae benthopelagic 150 TL 4.3 native
Huso huso Acipenseridae demersal 500 TL 4.1 native
Hypentelium etowanum Catostomidae demersal 23 TL 3.0 native
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Cyprinidae benthopelagic 105 TL 2.0 introduced
Ictiobus bubalus Catostomidae demersal 112 TL 3.0 native
Ictiobus cyprinellus Catostomidae demersal 123 TL 3.0 native
Ictiobus niger Catostomidae demersal 123 TL 3.0 native
Lepomis cyanellus Centrarchidae demersal 31 TL 3.2 native
Leuciscus borysthenicus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 40 TL 2.8 native
Micropterus dolomieui Centrarchidae demersal 69 TL 3.2 native
Micropterus salmoides Centrarchidae benthopelagic 97 TL 3.8 native
Neogobius kessleri Gobiidae benthopelagic 22 TL 3.7 native
Noturus exilis Ictaluridae demersal 15 TL 3.0 native
Noturus taylori Ictaluridae demersal 8 TL 3.0 native
Oreochromis mossambicus Cichlidae benthopelagic 48 TL 2.0 introduced
Pelecus cultratus Cyprinidae pelagic 60 TL 3.3 native
Pseudorasbora parva Cyprinidae benthopelagic 11 TL 3.2 introduced
Pungitius platygaster Gasterosteidae benthopelagic 7 TL 3.2 native
Rutilus pigus Cyprinidae benthopelagic 40 TL 3.1 native
Sabanejewia aurata Cobitidae demersal 14 TL 3.6 native
Sabanejewia bulgarica Cobitidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.6 native
Sabanejewia romanica Cobitidae benthopelagic 12 TL 3.6 endemic
Salmo labrax Salmonidae demersal 110 TL 3.2 native
Salvelinus fontinalis Salmonidae demersal 105 TL 3.1 native
Sander volgensis Percidae demersal 40 TL 4.1 native
Thymallus arcticus arcticus Salmonidae benthopelagic 76 TL 3.3 native
Umbra krameri Umbridae benthopelagic 17 TL 3.3 native
Vimba vimba Cyprinidae benthopelagic 50 TL 2.8 native
Zingel streber Percidae benthopelagic 22 TL 3.5 native
Zingel zingel Percidae demersal 50 TL 3.8 native
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