Adriatic Sturgeon

Adriatic sturgeon.

About The Species

The Adriatic sturgeon is found in the Adriatic sea and the Po River in Italy. Under the Endangered Species Act, NOAA Fisheries must list threatened and endangered marine species regardless of where they are found. The Adriatic sturgeon is listed as endangered throughout its range under the ESA.

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Status

ESA Endangered - Foreign

throughout its range

CITES Appendix II

throughout its range

Scientific Classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Actinopterygii
Order
Acipenseriformes
Family
Acipenseridae
Genus
Acipenser
Species
naccarii