Standard Species Codes

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Standard Species Codes for Sturgeon and Paddlefish

 

Scientific Name Description Species Code
Acipenser baerii Siberian Sturgeon BAE
Acipenser baerii baicalensis Baikal Sturgeon BAI
Acipenser gueldenstaedtii Russian Sturgeon ("real" Oscietra) GUE
Acipenser naccarii Adriatic Sturgeon (Italian Sturgeon) NAC
Acipenser oxyrhynchus Atlantic Sturgeon OXY
Acipenser persicus Persian Sturgeon PER
Acipenser ruthenus Sterlet RUT
Acipenser sinensis Chinese Sturgeon SIN
Acipenser stellatus Stellate Sturgeon (Sevruga) STE
Acipenser sturio Common Sturgeon (Baltic Sturgeon) STU
Acipenser transmontanus White Sturgeon TRA
Huso huso Giant sturgeon (Beluga) HUS
Mixed species (for 'pressed' caviar exclusively) MIX

 

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