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Hucho hucho
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Salmoniformes
Family: Salmonidae
Subfamily: Salmoninae
Genus: Hucho
Günther, 1866

Hucho is a genus of large salmonids from Eurasia. The genus is primarily Asian; of the five species in the genus, only H. hucho (Huchen trout or Danube salmon) and H. taimen (taimen) are native to Europe.


The currently recognized species in this genus are:[1]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). Species of Hucho in FishBase. February 2012 version.