Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Cypriniformes > Cyprinidae > Acheilognathus > Acheilognathus elongatus

Acheilognathus elongatus (Elongate Bitterling)

Synonyms: Acanthorhodeus elongatus; Acanthorhodeus grahami
Language: Czech; Mandarin Chinese

Wikipedia Abstract

The Elongate Bitterling, Acheilognathus elongatus, is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Cyprinidae. It has a silvery-white body with an olive dorsal surface and a black stripe along the side. It is found only in shallow water areas along the shores of Lake Dianchi in China. It grows to a maximum length of 7.0 centimetres .
View Wikipedia Record: Acheilognathus elongatus

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Acheilognathus elongatus


Asia - Inland waters; Asia: Dian Chi Lake, Yunnan, China.; China; Oriental; Xi Jiang River;



Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Endangered Status provided by IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2 <> Downloaded on 11 April 2013.
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