Acipenser gueldenstaedtii was reported from 21 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 17 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 1 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 3 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Eurasia: Black Sea, Sea of Azov and Caspian Sea basins. Introduced throughout Europe.
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Table 1: Present in 17 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Azerbaijan AZE native 3193
Europe Bulgaria BGR native 59043
Asia China CHN introduced 55380
Asia Georgia GEO native 3193
Europe Greece GRC introduced 113897
Asia Iran IRN native 4537
Asia Kazakhstan KAZ native 3193
Europe Latvia LVA introduced 36252
Europe Lithuania LTU introduced 55776
Europe Moldova MDA native 117229
Europe Romania ROU native 59043
Europe Russia RUS native 26334
Europe Slovakia SVK native 90058
Europe Sweden SWE introduced 30402
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Asia Turkmenistan TKM native 3193
Europe Ukraine UKR native 897

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB questionable 83428

Table 3: Absent from 3 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Austria AUT extirpated 33852
Europe Germany DEU extirpated 27368
Europe Serbia SRB extirpated 27368

Table 4: Reported from 21 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB questionable 83428
Europe Austria AUT extirpated 33852
Asia Azerbaijan AZE native 3193
Europe Bulgaria BGR native 59043
Asia China CHN introduced 55380
Asia Georgia GEO native 3193
Europe Germany DEU extirpated 27368
Europe Greece GRC introduced 113897
Asia Iran IRN native 4537
Asia Kazakhstan KAZ native 3193
Europe Latvia LVA introduced 36252
Europe Lithuania LTU introduced 55776
Europe Moldova MDA native 117229
Europe Romania ROU native 59043
Europe Russia RUS native 26334
Europe Serbia SRB extirpated 27368
Europe Slovakia SVK native 90058
Europe Sweden SWE introduced 30402
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Asia Turkmenistan TKM native 3193
Europe Ukraine UKR native 897
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