Species: Tinca tinca (Linnaeus, 1758)


Nomenclature
Scientific name Tinca tinca (Linnaeus, 1758)
   
English name tench
French name tanche
Dutch name zeelt
German name Schleie

Illustrations

Not all species have been illustrated yet. Should you own high quality photos, please send them by means of the photo page.

You can always check for pictures on the Dutch website Nederlands Soortenregister.

You can always check for pictures on observations.be.

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Protection status and Red List
Flanders
red list: No threat
Brussels
red list: Rare
Wallonia
red list: Near threatened
Belgium
red list: No threat
World
IUCN Red List: LC (ver. 3.1, 2008)

Distribution
Flanders indigenous (1a)
Brussels indigenous (1a)
Wallonia indigenous (1a)
Habitat freshwater
Expert Rudi Yseboodt

Observations
Recent sightings on observations.be