IUCN threat status:

Vulnerable (VU)

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Biology

Inhabit river mouths, lakes, estuaries, and bays; occasionally enters the open sea. Maximum known age is 67 years for females and 30 years for males. Flesh of good quality; eggs are suitable for caviar (Ref. 3192).

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