The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Salvelinus inframundus Regan, 1908



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Salvelinus evasus Freyhof & Kottelat, 2005


A morphologically similar population of Salvelinus was discovered in Scotland in 2000, which may be this species (Freyhof & Kottelat, 2008).


Conservation Status

Last record: 1908

IUCN status: Data Deficient



Orkney Islands


Biology & Ecology










Freyhof, J. & Kottelat, M. (2008). Salvelinus inframundus. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. ( Downloaded on 03 October 2011.


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