Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Cypriniformes > Family: Cyprinidae > Genus: Barbus > Species: Barbus tyberinus

Barbus tyberinus Bonaparte, 1839

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Near Threatened (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Continental - Poor
Mediterranean - Poor
Natura 2000 sites 81 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • rivers and lakes
Natura 2000 species code 5097


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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
IT5170007 Italy Fiume Cecina da Berignone a Ponteginori Map
IT5180006 Italy Alta Valle del Tevere Map
IT5180009 Italy Monti Rognosi Map
IT5180011 Italy Pascoli montani e cespuglieti del Pratomagno Map
IT5180012 Italy Valle dell'Inferno e Bandella Map
IT5190010 Italy Lucciolabella Map
IT5190011 Italy Crete dell'Orcia e del Formone Map
IT51A0018 Italy Monte Labbro e alta valle dell'Albegna Map
IT51A0019 Italy Alto corso del Fiume Fiora Map
IT51A0021 Italy Medio corso del Fiume Albegna Map
IT5210001 Italy Boschi di Monti di Sodolungo - Rosso (Città di Castello) Map
IT5210002 Italy Serre di Burano Map
IT5210003 Italy Fiume Tevere tra San Giustino e Pierantonio Map
IT5210005 Italy Gola del Corno di Catria Map
IT5210006 Italy Boschi di Morra - Marzana Map
IT5210011 Italy Torrente Vetorno Map
IT5210012 Italy Boschi di Montelovesco - Monte delle Portole Map
IT5210013 Italy Boschi del Bacino di Gubbio Map
IT5210073 Italy Alto Bacino del Torrente Lama Map
IT5210074 Italy Poggio Pantano (Scheggia) Map
IT5210075 Italy Boschi e pascoli di Fratticiola Selvatica (Valfabbrica) Map
IT5220024 Italy Valle del Tevere: Laghi di Corbara - Alviano Map
IT5220027 Italy Lago dell'Aia (Narni) Map
IT6010009 Italy Calanchi di Civita di Bagnoregio Map
IT6010021 Italy Monte Romano Map
IT6020018 Italy Fiume Farfa (corso medio - alto) Map
IT6030012 Italy Riserva naturale Tevere Farfa Map
IT6050015 Italy Lago di Posta Fibreno Map
IT7140203 Italy Maiella Map
IT8040007 Italy Lago di Conza della Campania Map
IT8040021 Italy Picentini Map
IT8040022 Italy Boschi e Sorgenti della Baronia Map
IT8050021 Italy Medio corso del Fiume Sele - Persano Map
IT8050053 Italy Monti Soprano, Vesole e Gole del Fiume Calore Salernitano Map
IT5190007 Italy Basso Merse Map
IT5220014 Italy Valle del Serra (Monti Martani) Map
IT5220005 Italy Lago di Corbara Map
IT8020014 Italy Bosco di Castelpagano e Torrente Tammarecchia Map
IT1343526 Italy Torrente Mangia Map
IT7110096 Italy Gole di San Venanzio Map
IT5190006 Italy Alta Val di Merse Map
IT1342813 Italy Rio Borsa - Torrente Vara Map
IT5220011 Italy Zona umida di Alviano Map
IT8020001 Italy Alta Valle del Fiume Tammaro Map
IT5210061 Italy Torrente Naia Map
IT5150002 Italy Monte Ferrato e Monte Iavello Map
IT4080015 Italy Castel di Colorio, Alto Tevere Map
IT51A0003 Italy Val di Farma Map
IT6030004 Italy Valle di Rio Fiume Map
IT5210025 Italy Ansa degli Ornari (Perugia) Map
IT7140118 Italy Lecceta di Casoli e Bosco di Colleforeste Map
IT6030001 Italy Fiume Mignone (medio corso) Map
IT7110097 Italy Fiumi Giardino - Sagittario - Aterno - Sorgenti del Pescara Map
IT5220002 Italy Selva di Meana (Allerona) Map
IT8040008 Italy Lago di S. Pietro - Aquilaverde Map
IT5220017 Italy Cascata delle Marmore Map
IT5210040 Italy Boschi dell'alta Valle del Nestore Map
IT5210039 Italy Fiume Timia (Bevagna - Cannara) Map
IT8020009 Italy Pendici meridionali del Monte Mutria Map
IT7140127 Italy Fiume Trigno (medio e basso corso) Map
IT6010020 Italy Fiume Marta (alto corso) Map
IT6010035 Italy Fiume Mignone (basso corso) Map
IT8040003 Italy Alta Valle del Fiume Ofanto Map
IT8010029 Italy Fiume Garigliano Map
IT8050049 Italy Fiumi Tanagro e Sele Map
IT8010013 Italy Matese Casertano Map
IT5190014 Italy Ripa d'Orcia Map
IT6010017 Italy Sistema fluviale Fiora - Olpeta Map
IT5210054 Italy Fiume Tevere tra Monte Molino e Pontecuti (Tevere Morto) Map
IT7140210 Italy Monti Frentani e Fiume Treste Map
IT5220001 Italy Bagno Minerale (Parrano) Map
IT5220019 Italy Lago l'Aia (Narni) Map
IT6050023 Italy Fiume Amaseno (alto corso) Map
IT8010027 Italy Fiumi Volturno e Calore Beneventano Map
IT5220003 Italy Bosco dell'Elmo (Monte Peglia) Map
IT8010030 Italy Le Mortine Map
IT6030011 Italy Valle del Cremera - Zona del Sorbo Map
IT8050002 Italy Alta Valle del Fiume Calore Lucano (Salernitano) Map
IT1343502 Italy Parco della Magra - Vara Map
IT5220006 Italy Gola del Forello Map
IT8020015 Italy Invaso del Fiume Tammaro Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Barbus canalii Valenciennes, 1842
Barbus fucini Costa, 1853
Barbus fluviatilis tyberinus Bonaparte, 1839
Barbus eques Valenciennes, 1842
Barbus eques Cuvier, 1829

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External data

No external data sets available for this species
European Environment Agency (EEA)
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