Lago di Posta Fibreno

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Coordinates: 41°41′59″N 13°41′11″E / 41.699801°N 13.686304°E / 41.699801; 13.686304

Lago di Posta Fibreno
Lago di Posta Fibreno e Colle Monacesco.JPG
Location Posta Fibreno, (Province of Frosinone, Lazio)
Primary outflows Fibreno
Basin countries Italy
Surface area 0.287 km²
Surface elevation 288 m

Lago di Posta Fibreno is an Italian lake located in Posta Fibreno, a municipality of the Province of Frosinone, Lazio. At an elevation of 288 m, its surface area is 0.287 km². The lake is in a karstic terrain and rich in underwater springs.[1]

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The lake of Posta Fibreno is home of an endemic species of trout, the Fibreno trout (Salmo fibreni), along with the more widespread Mediterranean trout (Salmo cettii).[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Freyhof, J. & Kottelat, M. 2008. Salmo fibreni In:IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.1. Downloaded on 18 May 2010.
This article incorporates information from the revision as of 2009-02-21 of the Italian Wikipedia.