Acipenser schrenckii in China
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Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance Ref.
Aquaculture commercial Ref. Ma, X., X. Bangxi, W. Yindong and W. Mingxue, 2003
Regulations protected Ref. Wang, S. (ed.), 1998
Freshwater Yes
Brackish No
Saltwater No
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Occurs in Heilongjiang River system (Ref. 44306). Also includes lower reaches of Songhuajiang and Wusuli Rivers (Ref. 45563). Stocks declining due to overfishing (Ref. 45563). A cultured fish, introduced from its native range to other regions in the country (extensive stocking in great inland waters) (Ref. 55380). Also Ref. 6376, 31517.

Status of threat: Vulnerable (Ref. 45563).

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(e.g. 9948)
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Entered by Froese, Rainer
Modified by Casal, Christine Marie V.
Checked by Yue, Hao
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