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Zingel zingel (Linnaeus, 1766)

Synonym
  • Perca zingel Linnaeus, 1766
Vernacular Name
Zingel
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Conservation status
IUCN: LC; Be (III); EUHD (II); RDBUkr: Рідкісні; RDBUkrCarp: NT
Value of species
Fishing species
Remarks
Detail
Known from Danube and Dnister drainages. Main course of large rivers, in fast-flowing waters. Nocturnal, benthic. Spawns in March-April on sand bottom. Single females spawn with several males in a dense spawning group. Eggs very sticky and attached to gravel. Feeds on aquatic invertebrates and small fishes.
Book reference
  • Соколов Н.Ю. Каталог колекції круглоротих і риб Державного природознавчого музею НАН України // Наукові записки Державного природознавчого музею. – Львів, 2004. – Т.19. – С. 15-28.
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Taxonomic branch

Biota
Eukaryota
Animalia
Eumetazoa
Chordata
Gnathostomata
Actinopterygii
Perciformes
Percidae
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