Environmental Biology of Fishes

, Volume 83, Issue 2, pp 221–222 | Cite as

Threatened fishes of the world: Cyprinus micristius Regan 1906 (Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae)

  • Jian Yang
  • Xiao-Yong Chen
  • Jun-Xing Yang


Conservation status, identification, distribution, abundance, habitat and ecology, conservation actions and recommendations of a endemic cyprinid fish, Cyprinus micristius were introduced based on data and knowledge from a GEF project in Lake Dianchi, Yunnan, China.


Cyprinus micristius IUCN Red List Cyprinidae Cypriniformes Dianchi 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Systematic Zoology, Kunming Institute of ZoologyChinese Academy of SciencesKunmingPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Graduate School of Chinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina

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