Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Cypriniformes > Family: Cyprinidae > Genus: Megalobrama > Species: Megalobrama terminalis

Black Amur bream - Megalobrama terminalis (Richardson, 1846)

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Black Amur bream English Fishbase
Chernyi lesch Russian Fishbase
Leszcz czarny Polish Fishbase
Platica neagra chinezeasca Romanian Fishbase
Seitenstrich-Scheibenbrassen German Fishbase
Synonym Author
Abramis terminalis Richardson, 1846
Megalobrama skolkovii (non Dybowskii, 1872)
Parabramis bramula (non Valenciennes, 1844)
Parabramis terminalis (Richardson, 1846)
Parosteobrama pellegrini (non Tchang, 1930)
Megalobrama hoffmanni Herre & Myers, 1931
Megalobrama terminalis terminalis (Richardson, 1846)

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External data

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