Acipenser ruthenus, sterlet, sterlet sturgeon, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Acipenser ruthenus, sterlet, sterlet sturgeon, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Acipenser ruthenus

Acipenser ruthenus Description

Ventral and lateral sides are very light-colored, nearly white. Narrow and pointed snout with four long and fringed barbels. Inferior lip clearly slit. Five rows of scutes: dorsal 12 to 17; lateral 57 to 71 on each side; ventral 10 to 19. Dorsal spines: 1

Acipenser ruthenus Common Names

  • sterlet, sterlet sturgeon

Acipenser ruthenus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Acipenser ruthenus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Acipenser ruthenus species belongs to.

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Acipenser ruthenus, marine species closely related

Acipenser ruthenus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Acipenser ruthenus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Acipenser ruthenus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Acipenser ruthenus are marked in green.

Acipenser ruthenus, geographic distribution

Where is Acipenser ruthenus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Acipenser ruthenus can be found.

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Acipenser ruthenus, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Acipenser ruthenus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Acipenser ruthenus.