IUCN threat status:

Data Deficient (DD)


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Range Description

The Balkhash perch occurs naturally in Lake Balkhash and the Alakol lake group (Kazakhstan), and associated catchment areas (extending into China) (Sokolovsky, pers. comm). It has also been introduced into Kyrgyzstan (MEP 1998, Sokolovsky pers. comm.) and Uzbekistan (Kamilov 1966, Nuriyev 1967).


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