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Abbottina rivularis  (Basilewsky, 1855)

Chinese false gudgeon
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China country information

Common names: ???, ???, ???
Occurrence: native
Salinity: freshwater
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Uses: live export: yes;
Comments: Known from Zunyi of Guizhou Province; Guangdong Province ( Guangzhou, Zhaoguan, Lianxian); Zhejiang Jinhua ; Jiangsu Chongming; Hubei ( Echeng, Yichang); Shanxi Zhouzhi; Liaoning Antai; Heilongjiang Heihe; Ningxia Zhongwei; Gansu ( Linze, Jiuquan) (Ref. 33792). Recorded from the Amur basin and Lake Khanka (Ref. 13397), Bosten lake and Tarim river (Ref. 41093), Zhujiang River (=Pearl River) system of Guangdong Province (Ref. 33299) and Beijiang River (Ref. 89718). Introduced in the Mekong basin in Yunnan (Ref. 43281), expanding southwards (Ref. 94476). Occurs in shallow backwater pool along Yangbi River, an affluent of the river connecting the Mekong and Erhai (Tali) Lake in Yunnan (Ref. 12819). Also Ref. 1441, 35840, 38003, 43281, 89110.
National Checklist:
Country Information: https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/ch.html
National Fisheries Authority:
Occurrences: Occurrences Point map
Main Ref: Hwang, H.C., P.C. Yueh and S.F. Yu, 1982
National Database:

Classification / Names

Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Cypriniformes (Carps) > Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps) > Gobioninae
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Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 18.9 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 89110)

Length at first maturity
Lm ?, range 4 - 5 cm

Environment

Freshwater; benthopelagic

Climate / Range

Subtropical

Distribution

Asia: originally eastern China, Korea and Japan. Introduced in the Mekong basin (Ref. 43281). Recorded from Tedzhen River basin in Turkmenistan (Ref. 39702).
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Short description

Lower lip continuous, with two median lobes along its posterior margin, separated by a median furrow (Ref. 43281). No papilla on lips. One pair of short maxillary barbels. Anus close to ventral-fin base than to anal-fin base. Body with eight rounded dusky blotches along lateral line (Ref. 12819). Mouth inferior; dorsal with convex distal margin; several vertical rows of black dots on caudal (Ref. 43281).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Adults inhabit shallow zones of lentic rivers and lakes with sandy or muddy bottoms (Ref. 12819).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

Threat to humans

  Harmless



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Estimates of some properties based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805)
PD50 = 0.5312 many relatives (e.g. carps) 0.5 - 2.0 few relatives (e.g. lungfishes)

Trophic Level (Ref. 69278)
3.3   ±0.4 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives

Resilience (Ref. 69278)
Medium, minimum population doubling time 1.4 - 4.4 years (Preliminary K or Fecundity.)

Vulnerability (Ref. 59153)
Low to moderate vulnerability (33 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown