The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Cobitis kellei Erk'akan, Atalay-Ekmekçi & Nalbant, 1998

Diyarbakir spined loach

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1974

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

 

Distribution

Göksu stream, upper Tigris drainage, Turkey

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Erk’akan, F., Atalay-Ekmekçi, F. G. and Nalbant,T. T. (1998). A review of the genus Cobitis in Turkey (Pisces: Ostariophysi: Cobitidae). Hydrobiologia 403: 13-26.

 

Other references:

Freyhof, Jörg. (2014). Cobitis kellei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T19085174A19222973. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-1.RLTS.T19085174A19222973.en. Downloaded on 16 December 2015.

Jörg Freyhof, F. Güler Ekmekçi, Atheer Ali, Najim R. Khamees, Müfit Özulu─č, Nashat Hamidan, Fahrettin Küçük and Kevin G. Smith. (2014). Freshwater Fishes, pp. 19-42. In: Smith, K. G., Barrios, V., Darwall, W. R. T. and Numa, C. (eds.). The Status and Distribution of Freshwater Biodiversity in the Eastern Mediterranean. Cambridge, UK, Malaga, Spain and Gland, Switzerland: IUCN. xiv + 132 pp.

Freyhof, Jörg et al. (2018). Review of the genus Cobitis in the Middle East, with the description of eight new species (Teleostei: Cobitidae). Zootaxa 4535(1): 1-75. [Abstract]

https://www.fishbase.org/summary/58640

 

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