Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Clupeiformes > Family: Clupeidae > Genus: Alosa > Species: Alosa agone

Alosa agone (Scopoli, 1786)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Good
Continental - Unknown
Mediterranean - Good
Natura 2000 sites 0 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • rivers and lakes
Natura 2000 species code 4124


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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

Not available

Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Ciprinus agone Scopoli, 1786
Alosa lacustris forma benacensis Barbieri, 1907
Alosa finta gracilis Regan, 1916
Alosa finta lacustris Fatio, 1890
Alosa lacustris forma ceresio-verbana Barbieri, 1907
Alosa lacustris forma lariana Barbieri, 1907
Alosa fallax lacustris Scopoli, 1786
Cyprinus agone Scopoli, 1786
Clupea alosa major Pollini, 1816
Clupea alosa minor Pollini, 1816
Clupea alosa parvula Pollini, 1816
Alosa lacustris ceresioverbana Barbieri, 1907
Alosa lacustris lariana Barbieri, 1907
Alosa lacustris benacensis Barbieri, 1907
Alosa lacustrus benacensis Barbieri, 1907

Other resources

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Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
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External data

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2013-12-04 Italy 3rd Italian national report 2013 IT_species_reports.xml
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