Oxynoemacheilus tigris (Heckel, 1843)
Tigris loach
Oxynoemacheilus tigris
photo by Cicek, E. & S. Sungur

Family:  Nemacheilidae (Brook loaches)
Max. size:  8.4 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: Tigris and Euphrates river basins (Ref. 31729).
IUCN Red List Status: Critically Endangered (CR); Date assessed: 15 January 2013 (B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v)+2ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v)) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 24.03.97
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 07.08.17
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 07.03.00

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