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

Aral barbel - Barbus brachycephalus brachycephalus Kessler, 1872

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Protected by EU Habitats Directive
Valid parent species Barbus brachycephalus


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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Aral barbel English Fishbase
Aral'skiy usach Russian Fishbase
Brzana aralska Polish Fishbase
Kaspiiskii usatsch Russian Fishbase
Turkestan barbel English Fishbase
Synonym Author
Barbus obtusirostris Yakovlev, 1870

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