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Rutilus rutilus  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163761

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Leuciscus rutilus (Linnaeus, 1758)
    Abramidopsis leuckartii (Heckel, 1836)
    Abramis leuckartii Heckel, 1836
    Bliccopsis abramorutilus Siebold, 1863
    Leuciscus affinis Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1844
    Cyprinus buggenhagii Bloch, 1784
    Leucos cenisophius Bonaparte, 1845
    Cyprinus fulvus Vallot, 1837
    Abramis heckelii Selys-Longchamps, 1842
    Cyprinus jaculus Jurine, 1825
    Leuciscus jurinii Dybowski, 1862
    Leuciscus lividus Heckel, 1843
    Leuciscus pallens Blanchard, 1866
    Leuciscus pausingeri Heckel, 1843
    Gardonus pigulus Bonaparte, 1845
    Cyprinus pigus Gronow in Gray, 1854
    Leuciscus prasinus Agassiz, 1835
    Cyprinus rubellio Leske, 1774
    Gardonus ruboculus Walecki, 1863
    Bliccopsis rutiloblicca Amitt, 1895
    Leuciscus rutiloides Selys-Longchamps, 1842
    Cyprinus rutilus Linnaeus, 1758
    Leuciscus selysii Selys-Longchamps, 1842
    Cyprinus simus Hermann, 1804
    Leuciscus rutilus auratus Yakovlev, 1873
    Leuciscus rutilus bolmensis Malm, 1877
    Rutilus rutilus bucharensis Nikolskii, 1933
    Rutilus rutilus carpathorossicus Vladykov, 1930
    Leuciscus rutilus communis Yakovlev, 1873
    Leuciscus rutilus communis Rossikov, 1895
    Leuciscus rutilus daugawensis Dybowski, 1862
    Leuciscus pigus dojranensis Karaman, 1928
    Leuciscus rutilus fluviatilis Yakovlev, 1873
    Rutilus rutilus frici Misik, 1957
    Rutilus rutilus goplensis Stangenberg, 1938
    Rutilus rutilus mariza Drensky, 1926
    Rutilus rutilus sucharensis Stangenberg, 1938
    Leuciscus rutilus terekensis Rossikov, 1895
    Rutilus rutilus uzboicus Berg, 1932
    Rutilus rutilus vegariticus Stephanidis, 1950
    Leuciscus rutilus vobla Dikson, 1909
  Common Name(s): European roach [English]
    roach [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  
                                        GenusRutilus Rafinesque, 1820  
                                           SpeciesRutilus rutilus (Linnaeus, 1758) – European roach, roach  

  Expert: Howard L. Jelks  
  Notes: Research Fish Biologist, U.S. Geological Survey, 7920 N.W. 71st Street, Gainesville, Florida 32653   
  Reference for: Rutilus rutilus    
  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: Rutilus rutilus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Rutilus rutilus   
  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: Rutilus rutilus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bianco, P. G., and V. Ketmaier  
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: A revision of the Rutilus complex from Mediterranean Europe with description of a new genus, Sarmarutilus, and a new species, Rutilus stoumboudae (Teleostei: Cyprinidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, vol. 3841, no. 3   
  Page(s): 379-402   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Reference for: Rutilus rutilus   
  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: Rutilus rutilus, roach [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Çiçek, Erdogan, Sevil Sungur, and Ronald Fricke  
  Publication Date: 2020   
  Article/Chapter Title: Freshwater lampreys and fishes of Turkey; a revised and updated annotated checklist 2020   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, vol. 4809, no. 2   
  Page(s): 241-270   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Notes: doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4809.2.2   
  Reference for: Rutilus rutilus   
  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: Rutilus rutilus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Geiger, M. F., F. Herder, M. T. Monaghan, V. Almada, R. Barbieri, M. Bariche, P. Berrebi, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: Spatial heterogeneity in the Mediterranean Biodiversity Hotspot affects barcoding accuracy of its freshwater fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Molecular Ecology Resources, vol. 14, no. 6   
  Page(s): 1210-1221   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1755-098X   
  Notes: doi: 10.1111/1755-0998.12257   
  Reference for: Rutilus rutilus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Jouladeh-Roudbar, Arash, Hamid Reza Ghanavi, and Ignacio Doadrio  
  Publication Date: 2020   
  Article/Chapter Title: Ichthyofauna from Iranian freshwater: annotated checklist, diagnosis, taxonomy, distribution and conservation assessment   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Studies, vol. 59, no. 21   
  Page(s): 1-303   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1021-5506   
  Reference for: Rutilus rutilus, European roach [English]   
  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: Rutilus rutilus, roach [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Levin, B. A., E. P. Simonov, O. A. Ermakov, M. A. Levina, E. A. Interesova, O. M. Kovalchuk, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2017   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogeny and phylogeography of the roaches, genus Rutilus (Cyprinidae), at the Eastern part of its range as inferred from mtDNA analysis   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Hydrobiologia, vol. 788, no. 1   
  Page(s): 33-46   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0018-8158   
  Notes: doi: 10.1007/s10750-016-2984-3   
  Reference for: Rutilus rutilus   
  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: Rutilus rutilus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Riehl, R., and H. A. Baensch  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Aquarium Atlas   
  Page(s): 992   
  Publisher: Hans A. Baensch   
  Publication Place: Melle, Germany   
  ISBN/ISSN: 3-88244-050-3   
  Reference for: Rutilus rutilus   

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






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