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Limnocottus griseus (Longwing Baikal sculpin)

Synonyms: Abyssocottus godlewskii griseus
Language: Mandarin Chinese; Russian

Wikipedia Abstract

Limnocottus griseus is a deepwater sculpin. It was described by Dmitrii Nikolaevich Taliev in 1955, originally as a subspecies of Abyssocottus godlewskii. It is a freshwater fish which is endemic to Lake Baikal, Russia. It is known to dwell at a depth range of 250–1300 metres.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Barguzinskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 924970 Buryatia, Russia


Parasitized by 
Crepidostomum farionis[1]
Echinorhynchus salmonis[1]

External References


Attributes / relations provided by
1Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0