dcsimg
Life » » Animals » » Vertebrates » » Ray Finned Fishes »

Bulgarian Spined Loach

Cobitis strumicae Karaman 1955

Diagnostic Description

provided by Fishbase
Presence of a black spot at caudal base, very small or sometimes absent, rarely two small spots. Pigmentation (Gambetta's longitudinal zone of pigmentation): zone Z4 with 12-21 roundish or squarish blotches, sometimes indistinct or fused two by two; flank not pigmented below zone Z4. Two laminae circularis.
license
cc-by-nc
copyright
FishBase
Recorder
Susan M. Luna
original
visit source
partner site
Fishbase

Life Cycle

provided by Fishbase
During courtship, 'the male follows the female and, after both enter dense vegetation (e.g. filamentous algae), the male forms a complete ring around the female's body behind the dorsal as the female releases the eggs' (Ref. 59043).
license
cc-by-nc
copyright
FishBase
Recorder
Armi G. Torres
original
visit source
partner site
Fishbase

Biology

provided by Fishbase
A short-lived species. Adults occur in highland and lowland water courses with little current, in springs and associated wetlands and in lakes (Ref. 26100), with sand or silt bottom (Ref. 59043). Oviparous, with distinct pairing during breeding (Ref. 205).
license
cc-by-nc
copyright
FishBase
Recorder
Armi G. Torres
original
visit source
partner site
Fishbase

Importance

provided by Fishbase
fisheries: of no interest
license
cc-by-nc
copyright
FishBase
Recorder
Armi G. Torres
original
visit source
partner site
Fishbase

Cobitis strumicae

provided by wikipedia EN

Cobitis strumicae is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Cobitidae. It is found in Bulgaria and Greece.

Sources

  1. ^ Freyhof, J.; Kottelat, M. (2008). "Cobitis strumicae". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2008: e.T5039A11110124. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T5039A11110124.en. Retrieved 12 January 2020.
 title=
license
cc-by-sa-3.0
copyright
Wikipedia authors and editors
original
visit source
partner site
wikipedia EN

Cobitis strumicae: Brief Summary

provided by wikipedia EN

Cobitis strumicae is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Cobitidae. It is found in Bulgaria and Greece.

license
cc-by-sa-3.0
copyright
Wikipedia authors and editors
original
visit source
partner site
wikipedia EN