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List of the AqGR

Detailed information on species

Acipenser oxyrinchus Mitchill, 1815

Taxonomic information
  • Common name
    Atlantic sturgeon
  • Phylum
    Chordata
  • Class
    Actinopterygii
  • Order
    Acipenseriformes
  • Family
    Acipenseridae
  • Scientific name
    Acipenser oxyrinchus Mitchill, 1815
Species information
Usage information
  • Use
    stocking mainly or completely for species conservation purposes
  • FAO Species Fact Sheet
    www.fao.org
Threat classification
  • National Red List Status
    extinct