Schizothorax pelzami Kessler, 1870
Transcaspian marinka
Schizothorax pelzami
photo by Salnikov, V.B.

 Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Barbinae
 Max. size:  36 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 Distribution:  Former USSR and Asia: Rivers of Turkmenia from the Murgab and Tedzhen (including its basin within the borders of Iran) to the Germab River at Geok-tepe.
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 03.05.98

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