Alburnus akili Battalgil, 1942
Beysehir bleak
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Family:  Leuciscidae (Minnows), subfamily: Leuciscinae
Max. size:  1.47 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: endemic to Beysehir Gölü, Central Anatolia, Turkey.
Biology:  A short-lived species which occurs in lakes. Is threatened due to the introduction of other species and overfishing (Ref. 26100).
IUCN Red List Status: Extinct (EX); Date assessed: 18 March 2013 Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Palomares, Maria Lourdes D. - 20.04.94
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 10.02.16

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