Kanglang fish

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Kanglang fish
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Anabarilius
Species: A. grahami
Binomial name
Anabarilius grahami
(Regan, 1908)[1]

The Kanglang fish (Anabarilius grahami) is a species of cyprinid fish. It is a pelagic species endemic to Fuxian Lake in Yunnan, southern China.[2] However, the species may now be in the process of extinction because of the introduced noodlefish Neosalanx taihuensis, with which it is competing for food.[3]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2006). "Anabarilius grahami" in FishBase. April 2006 version.
  2. ^ Liu, S. W.; Chen, X. Y.; Yang, J. X. (2009). "Threatened fishes of the world: Anabarilius grahami Regan, 1908 (Cyprinidae)". Environmental Biology of Fishes. 86 (3): 399–400. doi:10.1007/s10641-009-9529-9. 
  3. ^ Qin, J.; Xu, J.; Xie, P. (2007). "Diet overlap between the endemic fish Anabarilius grahami (Cyprinidae) and the exotic noodlefish Neosalanx taihuensis (Salangidae) in Lake Fuxian, China". Journal of Freshwater Ecology. 22 (3): 365–370. doi:10.1080/02705060.2007.9664165. 

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