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Environmental Biology of Fishes

, Volume 84, Issue 4, pp 421–422 | Cite as

Threatened fishes of the world: Psephurus gladius (Martens, 1862) (Acipenseriformes: polyodontidae)

  • Xin Gao
  • Jian Wei WangEmail author
  • Sébastien Brosse
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Keywords

Chinese paddlefish IUCN red list Critically endangered 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of HydrobiologyChinese Academy of SciencesWuhanChina
  2. 2.Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité BiologiqueU.M.R 5174, C.N.R.S—Université Paul SabatierToulouse cedex 4France

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