Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Cypriniformes > Family: Cyprinidae > Genus: Anaecypris > Species: Anaecypris hispanica

Anaecypris hispanica (Steindachner, 1866)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Endangered (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Mediterranean - Unfavourable-Bad
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 37 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • rivers and lakes
Natura 2000 species code 1133


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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

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
ES0000050 Spain Sierra de Hornachuelos Map
ES0000051 Spain Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche Map
ES0000069 Spain Embalse de Cornalvo y Sierra Bermeja Map
ES0000093 Spain ZEPA Montes de Toledo Map
ES0000155 Spain Sierras de Almadén - Chillón y Guadalmez Map
ES0000325 Spain Campiña sur - Embalse de Arroyo Conejos Map
ES0000397 Spain Embalse de la Serena Map
ES0000407 Spain Nacimiento del Río Gevora Map
ES4310004 Spain Dehesas de Jerez Map
ES4320039 Spain Sierra de las Villuercas y Valle del Guadarranque Map
PTCON0057 Portugal Caldeirão Map
PTZPE0045 Portugal Mourão/Moura/Barrancos Map
PTZPE0047 Portugal Vale do Guadiana Map
ES4310028 Spain Río Matachel Map
ES4220007 Spain Ríos Quejigal, Valdeazogues y Alcudia Map
ES4310059 Spain Río Gevora Bajo Map
ES4220003 Spain Ríos de la cuenca media del Guadiana y laderas vertientes Map
ES4310010 Spain La Serena Map
PTCON0053 Portugal Moura / Barrancos Map
ES4310024 Spain Río Guadamez Map
ES4310026 Spain Río Guadiana Alto - Zujar Map
ES4310022 Spain Río Gevora Alto Map
ES6130012 Spain Río Zújar Map
PTCON0007 Portugal S. Mamede Map
ES4310065 Spain Río Palomillas Map
ES4310063 Spain Río Bembezar Map
PTCON0036 Portugal Guadiana Map
ES4310015 Spain Río Alcarrache Map
ES4320016 Spain Río Aljucen Alto Map
ES4310023 Spain Río Guadalemar Map
ES6130006 Spain Guadalmellato Map
ES4310017 Spain Río Aljucén Bajo Map
ES4310019 Spain Río Ardila Alto Map
ES4250005 Spain Montes de Toledo Map
ES4310008 Spain Estena Map
ES6130017 Spain Alto Guadiato Map
ES4310074 Spain Arroyos Cabriles y Friegamuñoz Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Jarabugo Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Saramugo Portuguese EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Synonym Author
Leuciscus hispanicus Günther, 1868
Paraphoxinus hispanicus Steindachner, 1882
Phoxinellus hispanicus Steindachner, 1866
Phoxinus hispanicus Steindachner, 1866
Pseudophoxinus hispanicus Bănărescu, 1973
Pseudophoxinus hispanicus (Steindachner, 1866)

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External data

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European Environment Agency (EEA)
Kongens Nytorv 6
1050 Copenhagen K
Phone: +45 3336 7100