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Alburnus alburnus  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163663

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Alburnus striatus Petrov, 1926
    Aspius alburnoides Selys-Longchamps, 1842
    Cyprinus alburnus Linnaeus, 1758
    Alburnus avola Bonaparte, 1846
    Alburnus breviceps Heckel and Kner, 1857
    Abramis dobuloides Günther, 1857
    Cyprinus dolabrata Holandre, 1837
    Alburnus fabraei Blanchard, 1866
    Alburnus fracchia Heckel and Kner, 1857
    Leuciscus lapacinus Stefani, Serra, Loffredo and Fossa, 1987
    Alburnus linnei Malm, 1877
    Alburnus lucidus Heckel, 1843
    Alburnus mirandella Blanchard, 1866
    Aspius ochrodon Fitzinger, 1832
    Alburnus scoranzoides Heckel and Kner, 1857
    Alburnus strigio Bonaparte, 1845
    Alburnus lucidus angustior Walecki, 1863
    Alburnus lucidus colobocephala Fatio, 1882
    Alburnus lucidus elata Fatio, 1882
    Alburnus lucidus elongata Fatio, 1882
    Leuciscus lucidus ilmenensis Warpachowski, 1886
    Alburnus lucidus lacustris Heckel and Kner, 1857
    Alburnus alborella lateristriga Canestrini, 1864
    Alburnus lucidus latior Walecki, 1863
    Alburnus lucidus oxycephala Fatio, 1882
    Alburnus alburnus strumicae Karaman, 1955
  Common Name(s): bleak [English]
    European bleak [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderCypriniformes  – cyprins, meuniers, minnows, suckers  
                                  FamilyLeuciscidae Bonaparte, 1835  
                                     SubfamilyLeuciscinae Bonaparte, 1835  
                                        GenusAlburnus Rafinesque, 1820  
                                           SpeciesAlburnus alburnus (Linnaeus, 1758) – bleak, European bleak  

  Expert: Howard L. Jelks  
  Notes: Research Fish Biologist, U.S. Geological Survey, 7920 N.W. 71st Street, Gainesville, Florida 32653   
  Reference for: Alburnus alburnus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes, 11-Jan-2023, website (version 11-Jan-23)  
  Acquired: 2023   
  Notes: Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & van der Laan, R. (eds) 2023. ESCHMEYER'S CATALOG OF FISHES: GENERA, SPECIES, REFERENCES. ( Electronic version accessed 11 Jan 2023   
  Reference for: Alburnus alburnus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Alburnus alburnus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Barbieri, R., S. Zogaris, E. Kalogianni, M. Th. Stoumboudi, Y. Chatzinikolaou, S. Giakoumi, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2015   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Freshwater fishes and lampreys of Greece. An annotated checklist. Monographs on Marine Sciences No. 8   
  Page(s): 1-129   
  Publisher: Hellenic Centre for Marine Research   
  Publication Place: Athens, Greece   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-960-9798-068   
  Reference for: Alburnus alburnus, European bleak [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Buj, Ivana, Jasna Vukic, Radek Sanda, Silvia Perea, Marko Caleta, Zoran Marcic, Ivan Bogut, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Morphological comparison of bleaks (Alburnus, Cyprinidae) from the Adriatic basin with the description of a new species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Folia Zoologica, vol. 59, no. 2   
  Page(s): 129-141   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0139-7893   
  Notes: doi: 10.25225/fozo.v59.i2.a8.2010   
  Reference for: Alburnus alburnus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Caleta, M., Z. Marcic, I. Buj, D. Zanella, P. Mustafic, A. Duplic, and S. Horvatic  
  Publication Date: 2019   
  Article/Chapter Title: A review of extant Croatian freshwater fish and lampreys, annotated list and distribution   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Croatian Journal of Fisheries, vol. 77   
  Page(s): 137-234   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1848-0586   
  Notes: doi: 10.2478/cjf-2019-0016   
  Reference for: Alburnus alburnus, bleak [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Alburnus alburnus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kottelat, Maurice  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: European freshwater fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Biologia (Bratislava), vol. 52, suppl. 5   
  Page(s): 1-271   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0006-3088   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Alburnus alburnus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kottelat, Maurice, and Jörg Freyhof  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of European freshwater fishes   
  Page(s): 1-646   
  Publisher: Publications Kottelat   
  Publication Place: Cornol, Switzerland   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9782839902984   
  Reference for: Alburnus alburnus, bleak [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Perea, S., M. Böhme, P. Zupancic, J. Freyhof, R. Sanda, M. Özulug, A. Abdoli, and I. Doadrio  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogenetic relationships and biogeographical patterns in circum-Mediterranean subfamily Leuciscinae (Teleostei, Cyprinidae) inferred from both mitochondrial and nuclear data   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: BMC Evolutionary Biology, vol. 10, no. 265   
  Page(s): 1-27   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1471-2148   
  Notes: doi: 10.1186/1471-2148-10-265   
  Reference for: Alburnus alburnus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  






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