Acipenser gueldenstaedtii in Netherlands

Species name:Acipenser gueldenstaedtii
Common names:Russische steur
Habitats:Estuaries and brackish areas, Watercourses
Time of introduction:1993
Year of first report:1997
Type of introduction:Intentional & unintentional
Distribution details:Ponto Caspian
Donor area:
Status:Not established
Invasiveness:Not invasive
Impact:Not known
Comments:Last validated observation from july 2008. (
Last updated11-03-2013 (day-month-year)
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