Acipenser naccarii was reported from 8 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 7 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 1 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Europe: Adriatic Sea and its tributaries between Po (Italy) and Buna (Albania) drainages. Recorded from Corfu; present in lowermost part of Adriatic rivers from Soca to Drin. Records from Tyrrhenian slope of Italy, Spain and France are erroneous. In Appendix II of the Bern Convention (strictly protected fauna). International trade restricted (CITES II, since 1.4.98; CMS Appendix II). Only a single surviving naturally- spawning population at confluence of Ticino and Po; occasional records from Adriatic Sea and coastal rivers; spawning populations survived in Albania, but have possibly been extirpated. Status of threat: critically endangered.
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Table 1: Present in 7 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 26100
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 3193
Europe Croatia HRV native 3193
Europe Greece GRC native 113897
Europe Italy ITA native 26100
Europe Montenegro MNE native 26100
Europe Slovenia SVN native 3193

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Spain ESP questionable 3397

Table 4: Reported from 8 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 26100
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 3193
Europe Croatia HRV native 3193
Europe Greece GRC native 113897
Europe Italy ITA native 26100
Europe Montenegro MNE native 26100
Europe Slovenia SVN native 3193
Europe Spain ESP questionable 3397
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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