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

Boga-portuguesa - Iberochondrostoma lusitanicum Collares-Pereira, 1980

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Critically Endangered (IUCN)
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 9 are designated for this species


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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.


Not evaluated

IUCN Red List Category
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Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
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
PTZPE0008 Portugal Paul do Boquilobo Map
PTCON0015 Portugal Serras d'Aire e Candeeiros Map
PTCON0012 Portugal Costa Sudoeste Map
PTCON0044 Portugal Nisa / Lage da Prata Map
PTCON0031 Portugal Monfurado Map
PTCON0033 Portugal Cabrela Map
PTCON0034 Portugal Comporta / Galé Map
PTCON0054 Portugal Fernão Ferro / Lagoa de Albufeira Map
PTCON0008 Portugal Sintra / Cascais Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Boga-portuguesa English Fishbase
Boga-portuguesa Portuguese EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Synonym Author
Chondrostoma lusitanicum Collares-Pereira, 1980
Rutilus lusitanicus (Collares-Pereira, 1980)

Other resources

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External data

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