Taxon profile


Baltic Vimba
Vimba vimba (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Cypriniformes »  family Cyprinidae - minnows and carps »  genus Vimba

Scientific synonyms

Cyprinus vimba Linnaeus, 1758
Abramis vimba (Linnaeus, 1758)
Vimba vimba vimba (Linnaeus, 1758)
Vimba vimba tenella abulyontis Battalgil, 1941
Vimba vimba tenella aphnitis Battalgil, 1941
Vimba vimba bergi Velikokhatko, 1940
Vimba vimba vimba borysthenica Velikokhatko, 1940
Vimba vimba carinata Pallas, 1811
Cyprinus carinatus Pallas, 1814
Abramis elongatus Valenciennes, 1844

Other names

= Vimba Bream
= Zanthe

Least Concern



Vimba vimba - Baltic Vimba

Author: Pavel Zuber

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6375]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/27900]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Vimba vimba (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [304596]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Vimba vimba (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2002): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 3. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – máloústí (Gonorynchiformes), máloostní (Cypriniformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 120 pp. [as Vimba vimba (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 June 2013

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