Capoeta kosswigi Karaman, 1969
Van barb
Capoeta kosswigi
photo by Atici, A.A.

Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Barbinae
Max. size:  15 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: Turkey.
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 11 February 2013 Ref. (126983)
Threat to humans:  harmless

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