Endemic Belligobio pengxianensis Lo, Yao et Chen and Its Survival Status
Author of the article:DING Ruihua, ZHOU Lixin, WANG Dingguo, SU Zhonghai
Author's Workplace：Sichuan Province Natural Resources Science Academy
Key Words：Belligobio pengxianensis; habitat; habitat; conservation
Abstract：Belligobio pengxianensis is an endemic fish distributing in Jianjiang River, Pengzhou, Sichuan. As it was found and named in 1977, there was no report on this species since them. Some people even thought it was extinct. Field survey was conducted in Jianjiang River in June and July, 2016. The result showed that there was a certain number of B. pengxianensis. However, the distribution range, habitat quality was not as good as before, which had a bad effect on this endangered fish. Some conservation suggestions were proposed.