Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Osmeriformes > Family: Osmeridae > Genus: Hypomesus > Species: Hypomesus olidus

Pond smelt - Hypomesus olidus (Pallas, 1814)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not Applicable (IUCN)
Reported as invasive by NOBANIS

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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IUCN Red List Category
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Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Eperlan French Fishbase
Eperlan à petite bouche French Fishbase
Eperlan du Japon French Fishbase
Eperlano-do-Pacífico Portuguese Fishbase
Lampikuore Finnish Fishbase
Malorotaya koryushka Russian Fishbase
Nudelfisch German Fishbase
Pond smelt English Fishbase
Rechnaya malorotaya koryushka Russian Fishbase
Stynka malousta Polish Fishbase
Synonym Author
Salmo olidus Pallas, 1814
Hypomesus olidus bergi Taranetz, 1935
Osmerus thaleichthys (non Ayres1860)
Salmo spirinchus non Pallas , 1814
Mesopus olidus (Pallas, 1814)
Hypomesus japonicus (non Brevort, 1856)
Hypomesus olidus drjagini Taranetz, 1935
Hypomesus sakhalinus Hamada, 1957

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
FishBase FishBase
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ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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