Salmo pallaryi Pellegrin, 1924

Lake Sidi Ali trout

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

A formally undescribed population from nearby Lake Isli may be S. pallaryi (Delling and Doadrio, 2005).

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: 1930's (1934 or later?)

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Introduction of the common carp (Cyprinus carpio) into Lake Sidi Ali in 1934 is thought to have driven the species extinct sometime during the 1930's, and probably around 1938. However, a formally undescribed population from nearby Lake Isli may be S. pallaryi (Delling and Doadrio, 2005).

 

Distribution

Lake Sidi Ali, Morocco

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

Known from at least 19 preserved specimens according to (Delling and Doadrio, 2005), but (Crivelli, 2006) states that "only two specimens of this species exist in a Museum".

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Pellegrin, J. (1924). Les salmonidés du Maroc. Comptes Rendus de l’Academie des Sciences de Paris, 3 178: 970-972.


Other references:

Azeroual, A. 2003. Monographie des poissons des eaux continentales du Maroc: systématique, distribution et ecologie. PhD , University Mohammed V, Rabat, Morocco.

Crivelli, A. J. (2006). Salmo pallaryi. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (http://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 01 June 2013.

Crivelli, A.J. 2006. Salmo pallaryi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61190A12440688. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2006.RLTS.T61190A12440688.en. Accessed on 28 June 2022.

Delling, B. and Doadrio, I. (2005). Systematics of trouts endemic to Moroccan lakes, with description of a new species (Teleostei: Salmonidae). Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters 16(1): 49-64.

Kottelat, M. 1997. European freshwater fishes. Biologia 52(5): 1-271.

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