IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

The species is endemic to Turkey, known from Ercis (25 km in length), Bendi Mahi Cayi (30 km), and Karasu Cayi (60 km) streams in Lake Van basin, it is possible that the species also present in the other streams that flow into the lake (there are about 10 streams in total).


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Source: IUCN

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