Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Cypriniformes > Family: Cyprinidae > Genus: Romanogobio > Species: Romanogobio kesslerii

Kessler's gudgeon - Romanogobio kesslerii (Dybowski, 1862)

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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 121 are designated for this species
Natura 2000 species code 6143

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
SKCHVU011 Slovakia Laborecká vrchovina Map
SKCHVU016 Slovakia Záhorské Pomoravie Map
SKCHVU021 Slovakia Poiplie Map
BG0000503 Bulgaria Reka Lom Map
SI3000215 Slovenia Mura Map
BG0000618 Bulgaria Vidima Map
ROSCI0214 Romania Râul Tur Map
SKUEV0235 Slovakia Stretavka Map
ROSCI0131 Romania Olteniţa - Mostiştea - Chiciu Map
SKUEV0293 Slovakia Kľúčovské rameno Map
SKUEV0063 Slovakia Ublianka Map
HUDD20054 Hungary Nyugat-Dráva Map
SKUEV0295 Slovakia Biskupické luhy Map
ROSCI0266 Romania Valea Olteţului Map
ROSCI0226 Romania Semenic - Cheile Caraşului Map
SKUEV0313 Slovakia Devínske jazero Map
SKUEV0006 Slovakia Latorica Map
PLH180007 Poland Rzeka San Map
ROSCI0012 Romania Braţul Măcin Map
HUHN20001 Hungary Felső-Tisza Map
SKUEV0312 Slovakia Devínske alúvium Moravy Map
BG0001036 Bulgaria Balgarski izvor Map
BG0000282 Bulgaria Dryanovska reka Map
ROSCI0213 Romania Râul Prut Map
ROSCI0044 Romania Corabia - Turnu Măgurele Map
ROSCI0006 Romania Balta Mică a Brăilei Map
HUON20008 Hungary Rába és Csörnöc-völgy Map
ROSCI0251 Romania Tisa Superioară Map
ROSCI0031 Romania Cheile Nerei - Beuşniţa Map
CZ0714085 Czech Republic Morava - Chropynsky luh Map
SKUEV0234 Slovakia Ulička Map
HUKM20012 Hungary Fekete-, Fehér- és Kettős-Körös Map
SKUEV0270 Slovakia Hrušov Map
ROSCI0061 Romania Defileul Crişului Negru Map
HUAN20004 Hungary Hernád-völgy és Sajóládi-erdő Map
ROSCI0048 Romania Crişul Alb Map
PLH180012 Poland Ostoja Przemyska Map
SKUEV0183 Slovakia Veľkolélsky ostrov Map
HUAN20003 Hungary Bódva-völgy és a Sas-patak-völgye Map
HUON20018 Hungary Őrség Map
CZ0714082 Czech Republic Becva - Zebracka Map
BG0000608 Bulgaria Lomovete Map
HUAN20002 Hungary Rakaca-völgy és oldalvölgyei Map
ROSCI0104 Romania Lunca Inferioară a Crişului Repede Map
BG0001040 Bulgaria Zapadna Stara planina i Predbalkan Map
SKUEV0090 Slovakia Dunajské luhy Map
HUAN20006 Hungary Sajó-völgy Map
HUBF20043 Hungary Mura mente Map
BG0000213 Bulgaria Tarnovski visochini Map
HUDI20026 Hungary Ipoly völgye Map
ROSCI0049 Romania Crişul Negru Map
SKUEV0393 Slovakia Dunaj Map
SI3000175 Slovenia Kolpa Map
ROSCI0065 Romania Delta Dunării Map
ROSCI0105 Romania Lunca Joasă a Prutului Map
HUBN20062 Hungary Középső-Ipoly-völgy Map
BG0000374 Bulgaria Bebresh Map
ROSCI0043 Romania Comana Map
HUKM20008 Hungary Maros Map
BG0000281 Bulgaria Reka Belitsa Map
SKUEV0314 Slovakia Morava Map
BG0000610 Bulgaria Reka Yantra Map
HUFH20011 Hungary Rába Map
ROSCI0022 Romania Canaralele Dunării Map
HUBN20069 Hungary Kesznyéteni Sajó-öböl Map
HUBF20044 Hungary Kerka mente Map
HUBN20029 Hungary Girincsi Nagy-erdő Map
ROSCI0064 Romania Defileul Mureşului Map
ROSCI0108 Romania Lunca Mureşului Inferior Map
SI3000075 Slovenia Lahinja Map
SKUEV0064 Slovakia Bratislavské luhy Map
ROSCI0103 Romania Lunca Buzăului Map
ROSCI0106 Romania Lunca Mijlocie a Argeşului Map
SKUEV0257 Slovakia Alúvium Ipľa Map
ROSCI0210 Romania Râpa Lechinţa Map
ROSCI0109 Romania Lunca Timişului Map
ROSCI0162 Romania Lunca Siretului Inferior Map
HUAN20005 Hungary Szuha-völgy Map
BG0001307 Bulgaria Plana Map
ROSCI0227 Romania Sighişoara - Târnava Mare Map
ROSCI0132 Romania Oltul Mijlociu - Cibin - Hârtibaciu Map
SKUEV0269 Slovakia Ostrovné lúčky Map
BG0000617 Bulgaria Reka Palakaria Map
BG0001493 Bulgaria Tsentralen Balkan - bufer Map
PLH180021 Poland Dorzecze Górnego Sanu Map
PLH180020 Poland Dolina Dolnego Sanu Map
PLH180049 Poland Tarnobrzeska Dolina Wisły Map
PLH180030 Poland Wisłok Środkowy z Dopływami Map
AT2124000 Austria Untere Lavant Map
AT1207A00 Austria Kamp- und Kremstal Map
AT1216000 Austria Tullnerfelder Donau-Auen Map
AT1122916 Austria Lafnitztal Map
AT1202000 Austria March-Thaya-Auen Map
AT2225000 Austria Demmerkogel-Südhänge, Wellinggraben mit Sulm-, Saggau- und Laßnitzabschnitten und Pößnitzbach Map
ROSCI0299 Romania Dunărea la Gârla Mare – Maglavit Map
ROSCI0400 Romania Şieu - Budac Map
ROSCI0366 Romania Râul Motru Map
ROSCI0369 Romania Râul Mureş între Iernuţeni şi Periş Map
ROSCI0373 Romania Râul Mureş între Brănişca şi Ilia Map
ROSCI0298 Romania Defileul Crişului Alb Map
ROSCI0329 Romania Oltul Superior Map
ROSCI0391 Romania Siretul Mijlociu - Bucecea Map
ROSCI0393 Romania Someşul Mare Map
ROSCI0316 Romania Lunca Râului Doamnei Map
ROSCI0382 Romania Râul Târnava Mare între Copşa Mică şi Mihalţ Map
ROSCI0379 Romania Râul Suceava Map
ROSCI0394 Romania Someşul Mic Map
ROSCI0377 Romania Râul Putna Map
ROSCI0386 Romania Râul Vedea Map
ROSCI0370 Romania Râul Mureş între Lipova şi Păuliş Map
ROSCI0294 Romania Crişul Alb între Gurahonţ şi Ineu Map
ROSCI0367 Romania Râul Mureş între Moreşti şi Ogra Map
SKUEV1293 Slovakia Kľúčovské rameno Map
SKUEV1269 Slovakia Ostrovné lúčky Map
HR2001070 Croatia Sutla Map
HR2000642 Croatia Kupa Map
HR2000364 Croatia Mura Map
HR2000463 Croatia Dolina Une Map
SI3000303 Slovenia Sotla s pritoki Map
SI3000338 Slovenia Krka s pritoki Map
AT2138000 Austria Gurkmündung Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Dnestrovskii dlinnousyi peskar Russian Fishbase
Hrouzek Kessleruv Czech Fishbase
Kessler Gründling German Fishbase
Kessler's gudgeon English Fishbase
kielb Kesslera Polish Polish NRC
Pichkur dunaiskyi dovgousyi Ukrainian Fishbase
Synonym Author
Gobio kessleri Dybowski, 1862
Gobio kesslerii Dybowski 1862
Gobio similis Chichkoff, 1929
Gobio uranoscopus carpathorossicus (Agassiz, 1828)
Gobio kesslerii intapai Bănărescu, 1953
Gobio kesslerii banaticus Bănărescu, 1960
Gobio uranoscopus carpathorossicus Vladykov, 1925
Gobio kessleri antipai Bănărescu, 1953
Gobio kessleri banaticus Bănărescu, 1960
Gobio kessleri kessleri Dybowski, 1862
Gobio persa carpathorossicus Vladykov, 1931

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

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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