Rhynchocypris lagowskii (Dybowski, 1869)
Amur minnow
Rhynchocypris lagowskii
photo by CAFS

Family:  Leuciscidae (Minnows), subfamily: Pseudaspininae
Max. size:  24 cm TL (male/unsexed); 13.5 cm TL (female); max.weight: 24.6 g
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater; pH range: 7 - 7.5; dH range: 10 - 20
Distribution:  Asia: Lena and Amur in the north to the Yangtze in the south.
Biology:  Inhabits rivers (Ref. 1441).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 26.02.98
Modified by: Parakikay, Timothy - 06.08.21

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