Teleostei (teleosts) > Cypriniformes
(Carps) > Cobitidae
Etymology: Koreocobitis: Composed from Korea + see under Cobitis; naktongensis: Named after its type locality, the Naktong River in Korea (Ref. 42956).
More on authors: Kim, Park & Nalbant.
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Freshwater; demersal. Subtropical
Asia: Naktong River, Korea.
Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 13.4 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 42956)
Morphology | Morphometrics
Found on rocky bottom of fast-flowing upper streams (Ref. 42956).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Kim, I.S., J.Y. Park and T.T. Nalbant, 2000. A new species of Koreocobitis from Korea with a redescription of K. rotundicaudata. Korean J. Ichthyol. 12(2):89-95. (Ref. 42956)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 126983)
Threat to humans
Common namesSynonymsMetabolismPredatorsEcotoxicologyReproductionMaturitySpawningSpawning aggregationFecundityEggsEgg development
ReferencesAquacultureAquaculture profileStrainsGeneticsAllele frequenciesHeritabilityDiseasesProcessingNutrientsMass conversion
Estimates based on models
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82804
= 0.7500 [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00501 (0.00233 - 0.01079), b=3.07 (2.89 - 3.25), in cm total length, based on LWR estimates for this (Sub)family-body shape (Ref. 93245
Trophic level (Ref. 69278
): 3.3 ±0.4 se; based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resilience (Ref. 120179
): Medium, minimum population doubling time 1.4 - 4.4 years (Preliminary K or Fecundity.).
Fishing Vulnerability (Ref. 59153
): Low vulnerability (10 of 100).