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Stenodus leucichthys (Sheefish; Inconnu; Conny; Connie; Beloribitsa)

Synonyms: Salmo leucichthys; Salmo mackenzii; Stenodus leucichthys leucichthys; Stenodus leucichthys mackenzii; Stenodus mackenzii
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Wikipedia Abstract

Stenodus leucichthys is a species of freshwater whitefish in the family Salmonidae. In the strict sense its natural distribution is restricted to the Caspian Sea basin, and it is known as beloribitsa. The beloribitsa is now considered extinct in the wild, but survives in cultured stocks.
View Wikipedia Record: Stenodus leucichthys

Endangered Species

Status: Extinct in the wild
View IUCN Record: Stenodus leucichthys

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  48.50 lbs (22.00 kg)
Female Maturity [1]  11 years
Male Maturity [1]  10 years
Maximum Longevity [1]  22 years

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Kenozersky National Park 345115 Arkhangelsk, Russia
Nenetsk State Nature Reserve 774428 Nenets, Russia
Tsentral'no-Sibirskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 2521510 Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Verkhne-Tazovsky State Nature Reserve 1564938 Yamalo-Nenets, Russia

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Acanthocephalus lucii[2]
Azygia lucii[2]
Azygia robusta[2]
Bunodera luciopercae[2]
Camallanus lacustris[2]
Caryophyllaeides fennica <Unverified Name>[2]
Crepidostomum farionis[2]
Crepidostomum metoecus[2]
Cucullanus truttae <Unverified Name>[2]
Cyathocephalus truncatus <Unverified Name>[2]
Diplostomum helveticum[2]
Diplostomum indistinctum <Unverified Name>[2]
Diplostomum macrostomum <Unverified Name>[2]
Diplostomum paraspathaceum[2]
Diplostomum spathaceum[2]
Diplozoon paradoxum[2]
Discocotyle sagittata[2]
Echinorhynchus salmonis[2]
Echinorhynchus truttae[2]
Hepaticola petruschewskii[2]
Ichthyocotylurus erraticus[2]
Ichthyocotylurus pileatus[2]
Ichthyocotylurus platycephalus[2]
Lecithaster gibbosus[2]
Neoechinorhynchus crassus[2]
Phyllodistomum conostomum[2]
Proteocephalus exiguus[2]
Pseudoechinorhynchus borealis <Unverified Name>[2]
Raphidascaris acus <Unverified Name>[2]
Triaenophorus crassus[2]
Triaenophorus nodulosus[2]

Distribution

Alaska (USA); America, North - Inland waters; Arctic Ocean; Asia - Inland waters; Azerbaijan; Canada; Caspian Sea; China; Erqishi River; Europe - Inland waters; Iran (Islamic Rep. of); Kazakhstan; Latvia; Mackenzie; Nearctic; North America and Asia: Arctic drainages from Anderson River in Northwest Territories, Canada to Kuskokwim River (Bering Sea tributary) in Alaska. Upstream in Mackenzie River and Yukon River drainages to British Columbia, Canada. Isolated population oc; North America and Asia: Arctic drainages from Anderson River in Northwest Territories, Canada to Kuskokwim River (Bering Sea tributary) in Alaska. Upstream in Mackenzie River and Yukon River drainages to British Columbia, Canada. Isolated population occurs in northern Caspian Sea and inflowing rivers (Ref. 1998). Populations from Kazakhstan, Russia and probably Azerbaijan are endangered (Ref. 12255). Hybridization with <i>Coregonus nelsoni</i>, <i>Coregonus autumnalis</i> and <i>Coregonus muksun</i> are due more to the broadcasting of eggs and sperm rather than pairing between species or genera (Ref. 27547).; North America: Arctic drainages from Anderson River in Northwest Territories, Canada to Kuskokwim River (Bering Sea tributary) in Alaska. Upstream in Mackenzie River and Yukon River drainages to British Columbia, Canada (Ref. 5723). Eurasia: Caspian Sea (common in central and southern Caspian in summer), Volga, Ural and Terak drainages (Ref. 59043). Hybridization with <i>Coregonus nelsoni</i>, <i>Coregonus autumnalis</i> and <i>Coregonus muksun</i> are due more to the broadcasting of eggs and sperm rather than pairing between species or genera (Ref. 27547).; Onega River; Palearctic; Russian Federation; Turkey; Turkmenistan; Volga; Yukon;

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Citations

Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Endangered Status provided by IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2 <www.iucnredlist.org> Downloaded on 11 April 2013.
Attributes / relations provided by 1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774 2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Protected Areas provided by Specially protected natural territories of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators.
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