The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Stenodus leucichthys (Güldenstädt, 1772)

Inconnu, Beloribitsa, Sheefish



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Stenodus leucichthys leucichthys Güldenstädt, 1772


Conservation Status

Last Record: 1960's or later

IUCN status: Extinct in the Wild



Caspian Sea drainage systems












Freyhof, J. & Kottelat, M. (2008). Stenodus leucichthys. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. ( Downloaded on 01 June 2013.

Jouladeh-Roudbar, A., Ghanavi, H. R. and Doadrio, I. (2020). Ichthyofauna from Iranian freshwater: annotated checklist, diagnosis, taxonomy, distribution and conservation assessment. Zool Stud 59: 21. [automatic download; Warning: 113MB file]

Poursaeid, F. and Falahatkar, B. (2012). Threatened fishes of the world: Stenodus leucichthys leucichthys Güldenstädt, 1772 (Salmonidae). Aqua 18:31-34.

Shaposhnikova, G. K. (1967). [Comparative characteristics of nelma Stenodus leucichthys nelma (Pallas) and belorybitsa Stenodus leucichthys leucichthys (Guldenstadt)]. [incomplete reference]


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