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COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Chiselmouth in Canada

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Assessment Summary

Assessment Summary – May 2003

Common name:
Chiselmouth

Scientific name:
Acrocheilus alutaceus

Status:
Not at Risk

Reason for designation:
The Canadian distribution of this species is restricted to a few disjunct populations in south-central British Columbia where they are found in low densities, but appear stable and are not subject to any known factors that could put them at risk.

Occurrence:
British Columbia

Status history:
Designated Data Deficient in April 1997. Status re-examined and determined to be Not At Risk in May 2003. Last assessment based on an update status report.