Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Cypriniformes > Family: Cyprinidae > Genus: Aulopyge > Species: Aulopyge huegelii

Dalmatian barbel-gudgeon - Aulopyge huegelii Heckel, 1842

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Endangered (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Mediterranean - Poor
Natura 2000 sites 5 are designated for this species
Natura 2000 species code 6343


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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 2013-2018 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
HR2000929 Croatia Rijeka Cetina - kanjonski dio Map
HR2000936 Croatia Ruda Map
HR2001313 Croatia Srednji tok Cetine s Hrvatačkim i Sinjskim poljem Map
HR2000918 Croatia Šire područje NP Krka Map
HR2000919 Croatia Čikola Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Dalmatian barbel-gudgeon English Fishbase
Dalmatian Barbelgudgeon English Fishbase
Dalmatisk barbe-grundling Danish Fishbase
Ostrulj Serbian Fishbase
Synonym Author
Aulopyge hügeli Heckel, 1842
Aulopyge hugelii Heckel, 1842
Aulopyge huegeli Heckel, 1843
Aulphge huegeli Heckel, 1843
Aulopyge hugeli

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External data

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