Characteristic of the ichthyofauna of sewer on the river Nyvka

D. Medovnyk, V. Aleksienko

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv
64, Volodymyrska St., Kyiv 01601, Ukraine

Eight fish species were found from the intercepting sewer on the river Nyvka, including Pseudorasbora parva (Temminck and Schlegel), 1846) 44% of total, Common gudgeon (Gobio gobio (L.), 1758) 31% and Prussian carp (Carassius gibelio (Bloch), 1782) 23%. Two gudgeon populations (from a sewer and from Dnepr River) significantly differ in 15 of 23 studied morphometric characters.

Keywords: sewer, fish, Kyiv

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