IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

Lake Urumiyeh and Namak basins (Iran), southern Caspian basin from Kura east to Sefid-Rud drainage. Headwaters of Tigris in Turkey, Iraq and in Karoun (Iran). Headwaters of Euphrates in Turkey and maybe also in Syria and Iraq.


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