Asp Leuciscus aspius

The map represents observations of this taxon, but it may not be used as a distribution map. A total of

observations in Finland?

FinBIF master checklist
Scientific name
Leuciscus aspius
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Vernacular names
  • toutain (Finnish)
  • asp (Swedish)
  • Asp (English)
Taxon rank
Occurrence in Finland
Published from Finland
Status in Finland
  • Stable population
Regulatory Status
  • EU Habitats Directive Annex II ?
  • EU Habitats Directive Annex V ?
  • EU Habitats Directive Annex II, exception granted for Finnish populations ?
Finnish Regional Red List Category
  • 2019 NT – Near Threatened
  • 2010 NT – Near Threatened
  • 2000 VU – Vulnerable
  • Risto Väinölä
DNA barcode sequences
Informal groups
  • Fishes