Chondrostoma spp. 
 
 

Group:
Fishes
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Republic of Macedonia, Switzerland, Syria, Turkey
Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered:
  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Chondrostoma beysehirenseEN-IUCN2006Turkey
2. Chondrostoma kinzelbachiEN-IUCN2006Syria, Turkey
3. Chondrostoma kneriiVU-IUCN2006Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia
4. Chondrostoma meandrenseVU-IUCN2006Turkey
5. Chondrostoma phoxinusEN-IUCN2006Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia
6. Chondrostoma prespenseVU-IUCN2006Albania, Greece, Republic of Macedonia
7. Chondrostoma soettaEN-IUCN2006Italy, Switzerland
8. Chondrostoma vardarenseNT-IUCN2006Bulgaria, Greece, Republic of Macedonia


Species/Common Names:
Chondrostoma beysehirense
Chondrostoma kinzelbachi
Chondrostoma knerii
Dalmation Nase
Chondrostoma meandrense
Chondrostoma phoxinus
Minnow-nase
Chondrostoma prespense
Chondrostoma soetta
Italian Nase
Chondrostoma vardarense

Facts Summary:
Chondrostoma is a genus of fishes of concern and found in the following area(s): Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Republic of Macedonia, Switzerland, Syria, Turkey.


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