Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Cypriniformes > Family: Cyprinidae > Genus: Alburnus > Species: Alburnus chalcoides

Caspian shemaya - Alburnus chalcoides (Güldenstädt, 1772)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 21 are designated for this species

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

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

EU conservation status

Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
GR1130010 Greece LIMNES VISTONIS, ISMARIS - LIMNOTHALASSES PORTO LAGOS, ALYKI PTELEA, XIROLIMNI, KARATZA Map
GR1220009 Greece LIMNES KORONEIAS - VOLVIS, STENA RENTINAS KAI EVRYTERI PERIOCHI Map
GR1220003 Greece STENA RENTINAS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI Map
BG0001007 Bulgaria Strandzha Map
GR1220001 Greece LIMNES VOLVI KAI LAGKADA - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI Map
GR1130009 Greece LIMNES KAI LIMNOTHALASSES TIS THRAKIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI Map
BG0000230 Bulgaria Fakiyska reka Map
BG0000198 Bulgaria Sredetska reka Map
BG0000143 Bulgaria Karaagach Map
GR1130006 Greece POTAMOS FILIOURIS Map
SI3000263 Slovenia Kočevsko Map
BG0000273 Bulgaria Burgasko ezero Map
BG0001001 Bulgaria Ropotamo Map
GR1130007 Greece POTAMOS KOMPSATOS (NEA KOITI) Map
BG0000208 Bulgaria Bosna Map
BG0000116 Bulgaria Kamchia Map
BG0000271 Bulgaria Mandra - Poda Map
AT2119000 Austria Gut Walterskirchen Map
AT2130000 Austria Lendspitz-Maiernigg Map
AT3117000 Austria Mond- und Attersee Map
AT2125000 Austria Reifnitzbach Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Ablette de lacs French Fishbase
Ablette du Danube French EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Alburno del Danubio Italian EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Alburno del Danubio Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Allas küsz Hungarian Fishbase
Caspian shemaya English Fishbase
Danube Bleak English Fishbase
Donauløje Danish Fishbase
Kislarischer Hering German Fishbase
Mairenke German Fishbase
Oblet-mare Romanian Fishbase
Pegunca Slovenian Fishbase
Purrize Albanian Fishbase
Schemaja German Fishbase
Schiedling German Fishbase
Seelaube German Fishbase
Shemaja Russian Fishbase
Shemaya English EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Szemaja Polish Fishbase
Szemaja aralska Polish Fishbase
Szemaja batumska Polish Fishbase
Szemaja czarnomorska Polish Fishbase
Tatlisu kolyoz baligi Turkish Fishbase
Tonavansalakka Finnish Fishbase
Ucley Bulgarian Fishbase
Velka pliska Serbian Fishbase

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
FishBase FishBase
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
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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