Luciobarbus antinorii (Boulenger, 1911)

Algerian barb, Chott el Djerid barbel



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Barbus antinorii Boulenger, 1911:112


Conservation Status


Last record: 1989

IUCN RedList status: Extinct



Tunisia (southern)


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Boulenger, George Albert. (1911). Catalogue of the fresh-water fishes of Africa in the British Museum (Natural History). London.


Other references:

Crivelli, A. J. (2006). Barbus antinorii. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. ( Downloaded on 19 April 2014.

Doadrio, I., Bouhadad, R. and Machordom, A. (1998). Genetic differentiation and biogeography in saharan populations of the genus Barbus (Osteichthyes, Cyprinidae). Folia Zoologica 47(Suppl. 1): 7-20.

Freyhof, J. (undated). Fieldwork in Algeria 2011. Available at: [accessed 19 April 2014]

Freyhof, J. and Ford, M. (2022). Luciobarbus antinorii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2022: e.T60731A137272558. Accessed on 23 July 2022.

Kraiem, M. M. (1983). Les poissons d'eau douce de Tunisie: inventaire commenté et répartition géographique. Bull. Inst. Natn. Scient. Tech. Océanogr. Pêche Salammbo 10: 107-124.


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