Kawan (Poropuntius tawarensis)

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Kawan fact file

Kawan description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusPoropuntius (1)

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Kawan status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (September, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Poropuntius tawarensis specimen  
Poropuntius tawarensis specimen

© Z.A. Muchlisin

Z.A. Muchlisin
Department of Aquaculture
Faculty of Fishery and Marine Sciences
Syiah Kuala University, Banda Aceh 23111
Aceh Province
Indonesia

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