Salvelinus profundus Schillinger, 1901

Tiefseesaibling

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Salvelinus salvelinus profundus Schillinger, 1901

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1972 or later

Rediscovered in 2015

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

Lake Constance (or Konstanz), Austria, Germany and Switzerland

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

Previously known only from four preserved specimens, all mature females (Freyhof & Kottelat, 2005):

CAS 209135 (4)

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Schillinger, A. (1901). Der Tiefseesaibling. Allgemeine Fischerei-Zeitung 16: 149-151.


Other references:

Doenz, Carmela J. and Seehausen, Ole. (2020). Rediscovery of a presumed extinct species, Salvelinus profundus, after re‐oligotrophication. Ecology. doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/ecy.3065 [Abstract]

Dörfel, H.-J. (1974). Untersuchungen zur Problematik der Saiblingspopulationen (Salvelinus alpinus L.) im Überlinger See (Bodensee).

Fontaine, B., Bouchet, P., Van Achterberg, K., Alonso-Zarazaga, M.A., Araujo, R., Asche, M., Aspöck, U. Audisio, P., Aukema, B., Bailly, N., Balsamo, M., Bank, R.A., Barnard, P., Belfiore, C., Bogdanowicz, W., Bongers, T., Boxshall, G., Burckhardt, D., Camicas, J.-L., Chylarecki, P., Crucitti, P., Deharveng,L., Dubois, A., Enghoff, H., Faubel, A., Fochetti, R., Gargominy, O., Gibson, D., Gibson, R., Soledad Gómez López, M., Goujet, D., Harvey, M.S., Heller, K.-G., Van Helsdingen, P., Hoch, H., De Jong, H., De Jong, Y., Karsholt, O., Los, W., Lundqvist, L., Magowski, W., Manconi, R., Martens, J. Massard, J.A., Massard-Geimer, G., Mcinnes, S.J., Mendes, L.F., Mey, E., Michelsen, V., Minelli, A., Nielsen, C., Nieto Nafría, J.M., Van Nieukerken, E.J., Noyes, J., Pape, T., Pohl, H., De Prins, W., Ramos, M., Ricci, C., Roselaar, C., Rota, E., Schmidt-Rhaesa, A., Segers, H., Zur Strassen, R., Szeptycki, A., Thibaud, J.-M., Thomas, A., Timm, T., Van Tol, J., Vervoort, W. and Willmann, R. (2007). The European Union’s 2010 target: Putting rare species in focus. Biological Conservation 139(1-2): 167-185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2007.06.012

Freyhof, Jorg and Kottelat, Maurice. (2005). Salvelinus evasus sp. n.., a charr from deep waters of Lake Ammersee, southern Germany (Teleostei; Salmonidae), with comments on two extinct species. Revue Suisse De Zoologie 112(1): 253-269.

Freyhof, J. and Kottelat, M. (2008). Salvelinus profundus. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. (http://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 09 July 2011.

Freyhof, J. and Kottelat, M. (2008). Salvelinus profundus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T135539A4141058. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T135539A4141058.en. Accessed on 12 June 2022.

Kottelat, M. and Freyhof, J. (2007). Handbook of European Freshwater Fishes. Publications Kottelat, Cornol, Switzerland.

http://www.swissinfo.ch/eng/society/deep-water-char_-extinct--fish-found-in-lake-constance/42425340

http://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/1642/salvelinus-profundus

 

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