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

 Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Leuciscinae
 Max. size:  28 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 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:   (Ref. 96402)
 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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