Salmo platycephalusNatureServe Explorer Species Reports -- NatureServe Explorer is a source for authoritative conservation information on more than 50,000 plants, animals and ecological communtities of the U.S and Canada. NatureServe Explorer provides in-depth information on rare and endangered species, but includes common plants and animals too. NatureServe Explorer is a product of NatureServe in collaboration with the Natural Heritage Network. Genus: Salmo. Species: S. platycephalus. Binomial name. Salmo platycephalus. Behnke, 1969. Salmo platycephalus, known as the flathead trout, Ala balik or the Turkish trout, is a type of trout, a fish in the family Salmonidae. It is endemic to southeastern Turkey.
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ala balik (Salmo platycephalus)
Current listing status
- Countries in which the the ala balik, Wherever found is known to occur:
Federal Register Documents
No recovery information is available for the ala balik.