Threatened species of Acipenser gueldenstaedti

Other Names:
Threatened species of Russian sturgeon

The osetra is a medium-sized sturgeon probes the sea bed with a projecting snout. The snout is elongate and there are four barbels on its lower surface. It is equipped to vacuum up plants and small forms of sea life. Osetra caviar is dark brown-gray to golden. It is the only variety of caviar with a unique nut flavour.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
24.09.2020 – 00:52 CEST