Romanogobio antipai Banarescu, 1953

Danube Delta gudgeon

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Romanogobio kessleri antipai Banarescu, 1953; Gobio kessleri antipai Banarescu, 1953

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1958 (1960's?); 1992 (Bogutskaya et al., 2019)

Rediscovered in 2016.

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

Romania

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

Five likely specimens (MIZ 18704-18708) are in the collection of Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw (Nowak et. al. 2009).

 

Media

 

 

References

Bogutskaya NG, Stefanov T, Naseka AM, Diripasko OA. (2019). A recent record of Romanogobio antipai (Actinopterygii, Cyprinidae, Gobioninae) from the Danube River in Bulgaria. ZooKeys 825: 105-122.

Freyhof, J. & Kottelat, M. (2008). Romanogobio antipai. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 01 June 2013.

Nowak, Michal, Valentin Petrescu-Mag, I., Mierzwa, Dominika, and, Popek, Włodzimierz. (2009). On some interesting Romanian gudgeons (Cyprinidae: Romanogobio) found in the collection of Museum and Institute of Zoology PAS. AES Bioflux, 2009, Volume 1, Issue 2.

 

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