Danubian brook lamprey (Eudontomyzon vladykovi) fish profile and information / pictures of Danubian brook lamprey - Eudontomyzon vladykovi

Danubian brook lamprey (Eudontomyzon vladykovi) fish profile

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Scientific Name Eudontomyzon vladykovi
Classified By Oliva & Zanandrea, 1959
Common Name Danubian brook lamprey
Class Lampreys (Cephalaspidomorphi)
Order Lampreys (Petromyzontiformes)
Family Lampreys (Petromyzontidae)
Biology Dorsal spines : 0; Dorsal soft rays : 0. With 61 - 67 trunk myomeres; trunk not mottled in live ammocoetes. The caudal fin is hyaline, of a spade-like shape.
Climate Temperate
Water Temperature From - Celcius Unknown °C
Water Temperature To - Celcius Unknown °C
Depth From - meters Unknown m
Depth To - meters Unknown m
Zone demersal
Distribution Europe: Upper and middle Danube drainage: Sava, Drava systems and west Drava tributaries; lower Danube drainage. Locally present in Timis and Olt systems. Not recorded from Tisza and Cerna systems.
Region Europe
Range 50°N - 43°N, 13°E - 27°E
Maximum Length 21.2 cm
Common Length 18.0 cm
Environment Freshwater; demersal
Vulnerability Moderate vulnerability (40 of 100)
Resilience Medium, minimum population doubling time 1.4 - 4.4 years (Preliminary K or Fecundity.)
Threat To Humans Harmless
IUCN Red List Status Least Concern (LC)
Human Uses Fisheries: of no interest
Phylogenetic Diversity Index PD50 = 0.5312 many relatives (e.g. carps) 0.5 - 2.0 few relatives (e.g. lungfishes)
Trophic Level 3.39 s.e. 0.46 Based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Is kept in Aquariums False
Occurs in Marine / Salt water False
Occurs in Brackish water False
Occurs in Fresh Water True
Occurs on Reefs False