Tor yunnanensis

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Tor yunnanensis
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Tor
Species:
T. yunnanensis
Binomial name
Tor yunnanensis
Synonyms

Folifer yunnanensis

Tor yunnanensis is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Cyprinidae. It is found only in Fuxian Lake in Yunnan, China. It has been severely impacted by the introduced species of fish, pollution, and overfishing, and not seen after the 1990s. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 Chen, X.-Y. (2011). "Folifer yunnanensis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species . IUCN. 2011: e.T21992A9345434. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-2.RLTS.T21992A9345434.en . Retrieved 15 January 2018.