Chondrostoma colchicum Derjugin, 1899
Colchic nase
photo by Güçlü, S.S.

Family:  Leuciscidae (Minnows), subfamily: Leuciscinae
Max. size:  28 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Europe and Asia, Russia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia (Ref. 26334). Reported from Turkey (Ref. 58342).
Biology:  Inhabits rivers (Ref. 26334).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 05 March 2013 Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 17.04.98
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 30.03.99
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 30.03.99

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