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Salmo obtusirostris (Adriatic trout; Adriatic salmon)

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Wikipedia Abstract

Salmo obtusirostris, also known as the Adriatic trout, Adriatic salmon, and softmouth trout, is a species of salmonid fish endemic to the rivers of Western Balkans in southeastern Europe. The scientific name has changed several times through history; synonyms include Thymallus microlepis, Salmothymus obtusirostris and Salar obtusirostris. This species spawns in the early spring and is an obligatory freshwater fish. They are an important game fish.
View Wikipedia Record: Salmo obtusirostris


Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Salmo obtusirostris


Parasitized by 
Ascarophis skrjabini[1]
Cyathocephalus truncatus[1]
Gyrodactylus salaris (Salmon Fluke)[2]
Rhabdochona gnedini[1]
Salmonema ephemeridarum[1]

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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
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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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