The Status of Romanogobio uranoscopus (Agassiz, 1828) Species, in Maramureş Mountains Nature Park (Romania)

Open access

Abstract

The condition of aquatic habitats typically occupied by Romanogobio uranoscopus within the Maramureş Mountains Natural Park fluctuates, in the best cases, between reduced to average. Good or excellent conservation status is now absent for populations of this species in the researched area. The identified human impact types (poaching, minor riverbeds morphodynamic changes, solid and liquid natural flow changes, destruction of the riparian vegetation and bush vegetation, habitat fragmentation/isolation of population, organic and mining pollution and displaced fish that are washed away during the periodic flooding in the lotic sectors uniformized by humans) are contributing to the diminished ecological state of Romanogobio uranoscopus habitats and for that reason populations. Romanogobio uranoscopus is now considered a rare species in the studied basin but where this species was specified as missing, it has been registered with a restorative potential.

If the inline PDF is not rendering correctly, you can download the PDF file here.

  • 1. Bănăduc D. 2007 – Gobio uranoscopus in Combroux I. Thieri E. and Toia T. (eds) Caiet de habitate şi specii – Fişe pilot Edit. Balcanic Timişoara România ISBN 978-3-85742-6-7. (in Romanian)

  • 2. Bănăduc D. Prots B. and Curtean-Bănăduc A. (eds) 2011 – The Upper Tisa River Basin Transylvanian Review of Systematical and Ecological Research 11 204.

  • 3. Bănărescu P. M. 1964 − Fauna R. P. Române Pisces-Osteichthyes XIII Edit. Academiei Române 959. (in Romanian)

  • 4. Bănărescu P. M. and Bănăduc D. 2007 ‒ Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC) fish species (Osteichthyes) on the Romanian territory Acta Ichtiologica Romanica II 43-78.

  • 5. Curtean-Bănăduc A. and Bănăduc D. 2012 ‒ Aspecte privind impactul deversării apelor uzate asupra sistemelor ecologice lotice receptoare în Apa resursă fundamentală a dezvoltării durabile. Metode şi tehnici neconvenţionale de epurare şi tratare a apei II Edit. Universităţii „Lucian Blaga” din Sibiu ISBN 978-973-739-569 121-157. (in Romanian)

  • 6. Curtean-Bănăduc A. Bănăduc D. and Sîrbu I. (eds) 2008 – The Maramureş Mountains Nature Park Transylvanian Review of Systematical and Ecological Research 5 222.

  • 7. Homei V. 1963 – Fauna ihtiologică a râului Vişeu şi importanţa ocrotirii ei Ocrotirea naturii 7 129-144. (in Romanian)

  • 8. Romanescu G. Miftode D. Pintilie Mihu A. Stoleriu C. C. and Sandu I. 2016 – Water quality analysis in mountain freshwater: Poiana Uzului Reservoir in the Eastern Carpathians Chemistry Magazine 1 2318-2326.

  • 9. Staicu G. Bănăduc D. and Găldean N. 1998 – The structure of some benthic macroinvertebrates and fishes communities in the Vișeu Watershed Maramureș Romania Travaux du Museum National dʼHistoire naturelle “Grigore Antipa” București XL 587-608.

  • 10. Telcean I. and Bănărescu P. M. 2002 – Modifications of the fish fauna in the upper Tisa River and its southern and eastern tributaries Tiscia monograph series 6 179-186.

Search
Journal information
Metrics
All Time Past Year Past 30 Days
Abstract Views 0 0 0
Full Text Views 182 103 3
PDF Downloads 87 61 3