Barbodes palata Herre, 1924




Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Spratellicypris palata (Herre, 1924); Puntius palata (Herre, 1924)


Conservation Status


Last record: 1964

IUCN RedList status: Extinct



Lake Lanao, Lanao Province, Mindanao Island, Philippines


Biology & Ecology




10 syntypes were designated. However, none of these can be located and are presumed destroyed, until one or more are relocated.






Original scientific description:

Herre, A.W.C.T. 1924. Distribution of the true freshwater fishes in the Philippines. I. The Philippine Cyprinidae. Philippine Journal of Science 24(3): 249-307.


Other references:

Torres, A.G., Guerrero, R.D. III, Nacua, S.S., Gimena, R.V., Eza, N.D., Kesner-Reyes, K., Villanueva, T.R., Alcantara, A.J. & Rebancos, C.M. 2020. Barbodes palata (errata version published in 2021). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T20687A192626734. Downloaded on 01 June 2021.

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996). Spratellicypris palata. In: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. ( Downloaded on 23 April 2011.


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