Least chub (Iotichthys phlegethontis)

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Male least chub in spawning colours
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Least chub fact file

Least chub description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusIotichthys (1)

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Least chub status

The least chub is classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2013)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Male least chub in spawning colours  
Male least chub in spawning colours

© Eric Wagner

Eric Wagner
Fisheries Experiment Station
Utah Division of Wildlife Resources
1465 West 200 North
Logan
UT 84321
United States of America

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