Classification / Names
Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes(genus, species) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa
Actinopteri (ray-finned fishes) > Cypriniformes
(Carps) > Nemacheilidae
Etymology: .anatolicus: Name is taken from the geographic region of Turkey. More on authors: Erk'akan, Özeren & Nalbant.
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Freshwater; benthopelagic; depth range - m (Ref. ), usually - m (Ref. ). Temperate; 0°C - ; 37°N -
Asia: known only from the input of Karamanli Dam Lake, located in Burdur, Turkey.
Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 5.2 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 79010)
Morphology | Morphometrics
Differs from other species of the genus by dorsal fin with 5 and 7 branched rays; pectoral fin with 8 branched rays, length of pectoral fin, caudal fin with 18 branched rays, body and head shape, depth of the head, body and caudal peduncle, coloration of the body with very small irregular spots furnished by rings in the fresh material.
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Erk'akan, F., S.C. Özeren and T.T. Nalbant, 2008. Two new species of Stone Loaches from Turkey (Teleostei: Nemacheilidae). J. Fish. Intl. 3(4):115-119. (Ref. 79010)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
Threat to humans
Common namesSynonymsMetabolismPredatorsEcotoxicologyReproductionMaturitySpawningSpawning aggregationFecundityEggsEgg development
ReferencesAquacultureAquaculture profileStrainsGeneticsAllele frequenciesHeritabilityDiseasesProcessingNutrientsMass conversion
Estimates based on models
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805
= 0.5000 [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00692 (0.00315 - 0.01517), b=3.00 (2.83 - 3.17), in cm total length, based on LWR estimates for this Genus-body shape (Ref. 93245
Trophic level (Ref. 69278
): 2.8 ±0.3 se; based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resilience (Ref. 120179
): High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months (Preliminary K or Fecundity.).
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153
): Low vulnerability (13 of 100) .