Baku Zoological Park

Stellate sturgeon

Size and weight

98-192 cm
8-12 kg


Its diet consists of mixed feeds

Life Span

28-30 year

Conservation status

It is included in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Found throughout the Caspian, Azov and Black seas

For spawning, it enters the Volga, Ural, Terek, Sulak, Samur, Lankaran, Sefidrud, Kura and Araz rivers