Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Cypriniformes > Family: Cyprinidae > Genus: Iberochondrostoma > Species: Iberochondrostoma almacai

Iberochondrostoma almacai (Coelho, Mesquita & Collares-Pereira, 2005)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Critically Endangered (IUCN)
Natura 2000 species code 5295

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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
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
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

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
PTCON0037 Portugal Monchique Map
PTCON0057 Portugal Caldeirão Map
PTCON0052 Portugal Arade / Odelouca Map
PTCON0012 Portugal Costa Sudoeste Map

Protected sites

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Legal status

Not listed in legal texts

Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Chondrostoma almacai (Coelho, Mesquita & Collares-Pereira, 2005)

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
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External data

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