Leuciscus aspius in Turkey
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Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish Yes
Saltwater No
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Known from the European Black Sea watersheds (Ref. 58342). Also Ref. 106151. Recorded from the Meric, Thrace, Sapanca and Sakarya system in the east (Ref. 33550). Threatened by habitat loss, eutrophication/pollution and construction of weirs/dams in rivers. In Appendix III of the Bern Convention (protected fauna) and listed on Annexes II and V of the EU Habitats Directive (Ref. 58342). Also Ref. 59043.

Status of threat: Vulnerable (Ref. 58342). EurTurk.

States/Provinces Complete? No
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Country information https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/tu.html
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Casal, Christine Marie V.
Modified by Valdestamon, Roxanne Rei
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