|Abundance||scarce (very unlikely)||Ref.||Keith, P., J. Allardi and B. Moutou, 1992|
Known from the Mediterranean basin from Aude to Var drainages; literature records from Tarn system [Garonne drainage] in fact refers to Hérault [each has a tributary named Dourbie] (Ref. 59043). Found also in the basin of Rhône (Ref. 11941). Introgression zone with Telestes muticellus in Var drainage (Ref. 59043). In Annex II of the Directive Habitats Faune-Flore. In "Annexe III de la Convention de Berne" (Ref. 40476). Also Ref. 30578.
Status of threat: Vulnerable (Ref. 40476).