- Baikal sturgeon
name = Baikal sturgeon
status = EN
status_system = iucn2.3
phylum = Chordata
genus = "
species = "A. baerii"
subspecies = "A. b. baicalensis"
trinomial = "Acipenser baerii baicalensis"
trinomial_authority = Nikolskii, 1896 The Baikal sturgeon, "Acipenser baerii baicalensis", is a
sturgeonindigenous to Lake Baikalin Siberia, Russia. It feeds mainly on larvae. The Baikal sturgeon migrates around the lake along its shoreline. Not long ago, sturgeons weighing 125 kilograms were not uncommon. The Baikal Sturgeon is now listed as endangered.
* Listed as Endangered (EN A1ace v2.3)
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