IUCN threat status:

Vulnerable (VU)


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Range Description

This species lives in theriver basins of thesouth-western Iberian Peninsula.Live populations are distributed throughout the Guadiana, Mira and Sado river basins in Spain and Portugal.In Portugal it is known from Mira (TorgalRiver) and Sado basins.It occurs in several tributaries of the Guadiana river in Spain (Estena, Milagro, Bullaque, Guadalmez) and Portugal (Amoreiras, Azambuja, Barranco do Vidigao, Caia, Chana, Foupana, Limas, Lucefecit, Marmelar, Odeleite, S. Pedro, Terges e Cobres, Vascao). There isone population at the Ruidera lakes (Guadiana river, Spain).


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