Threatened fishes of the world: Chalcalburnus tarichi (Pallas 1811) (Cyprinidae) living in the highly alkaline Lake Van, Turkey

@article{Sari2006ThreatenedFO,
  title={Threatened fishes of the world: Chalcalburnus tarichi (Pallas 1811) (Cyprinidae) living in the highly alkaline Lake Van, Turkey},
  author={Mustafa Erkan Sari},
  journal={Environmental Biology of Fishes},
  year={2006},
  volume={81},
  pages={21-23}
}
  • M. Sari
  • Published 6 November 2007
  • Geography
  • Environmental Biology of Fishes
A member of the Cyprinidae family, the Chalcalburnus tarichi is a fish species that only inhabits the Lake Van Basin. The Lake Van represents an interesting ecosystem in the world, known as the biggest soda lake in the world, in that its water is highly alkaline with a pH of 9.8. C. tarichi has bright-silver color, its back is grayish green, and the abdominal region is silver. Its body is covered with small scales, and its eyes are large. It feeds on phyto and zooplanktons. Its average life… 
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