New southernmost record of the European Brook Lamprey, <em>Lampetra planeri</em> (Bloch, 1784) (Agnatha, Petromyzontidae)
Check List 15(1): 131-134, doi: 10.15560/15.1.131
New southernmost record of the European Brook Lamprey, Lampetra planeri (Bloch, 1784) (Agnatha, Petromyzontidae)
expand article infoEmilio Sperone, Mariacristina Filice, Gianni Giglio, Francesco L. Leonetti, Sandro Tripepi, Sandra Imbrogno
‡ University of Calabria, Rende, Italy
Open Access
Abstract

We report the occurrence of the European Brook Lamprey, Lampetra planeri (Bloch, 1784), in the Lao river in the Calabria region (southern Italy). This record extends the species’ known distribution limit southwards. Information regarding some morphometric and ecological data are provided and discussed.

Keywords
Distribution, Calabria, Italy, Lao