Acipenser dabryanus in China
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Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance Ref.
Aquaculture commercial Ref. Ma, X., X. Bangxi, W. Yindong and W. Mingxue, 2003
Regulations protected Ref. Wang, S. (ed.), 1998
Freshwater Yes
Brackish No
Saltwater No
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Known from the Yellow River (Ref. 12218) and from the the Yangtze River system: in the lower reaches of the Jinshajiang (below Shigu), Mingjiang, Tuojiang, Jialingjiang, Qujiang, and Wujiang rivers (Ref. 45259). A popular cultured fish, introduced from its native range to other regions in the country (extensive stocking in reservoirs and ponds) (Ref. 55380). Status of threat: Vulnerable (Ref. 45563).

Known from Shanghai City, Yichang and Xiangxi of Hubei Province, and also Sichuan Province (Ref. 4743). Also Ref. 4537, 31517, 36732, 45563, 47439.

States/Provinces Hubei (native), Jiangxi (native), Shanghai (native), Sichuan (native)
States/Provinces Complete? No
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(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Froese, Rainer
Modified by Yue, Hao
Checked by Garilao, Cristina V.
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