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Garra menderesensis  (Küçük, Bayçelebi, Güçlü & Gülle, 2015)

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Cypriniformes (Carps) > Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps) > Labeoninae
Etymology: Garra: Name based on a vernacular Indian name (Hamilton, 1822:343, Ref. 1813).;  menderesensis: Derived from the Büyük Menderes River. An adjective.

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Freshwater; benthopelagic.   Subtropical

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Asia: Lake Isikli, Büyük Menderes River in Turkey.

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 5.4 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 115535)

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Dorsal soft rays (total): 10-11; Anal soft rays: 8. Hemigrammocapoeta menderesensis can be diagnosed from all its congeners in Anatolia by the following unique combination of characters (none unique to the species): mouth small, subterminal, horseshoe shaped, arched and without barbel; lips developed, lower lip with two lateral lobes and median pad; lateral lobe small and shorter than half width of median pad; lower and upper lips with numerous papillae; 6–17 lateral line scales (mean=10.1; SD=0.74) and 36–41 +1–2 scales in lateral series (mean=38.5; SD=0.45); gill rakers on outer side of first gill arch 15–17 (mean=16; SD= 0.24); caudal fin slightly forked, lobes slightly pointed; some flank scales with large black spots and numerous small black dots on each flank scale (Ref. 115535).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

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Küçük, F., E. Bayçelebi, S.S. Güçlü and ?. Gülle, 2015. Description of a new species of Hemigrammocapoeta (Teleostei: Cyprinidae) from Lake I??kl?, Turkey. Zootaxa 4052(3):359-365. (Ref. 115535)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 115941)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Estimates of some properties based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = 0.5000   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Resilience (Ref. 69278):  High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months (Preliminary K or Fecundity.).
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153):  Low vulnerability (10 of 100) .