The taimen (Hucho taimen) or Siberian Salmon is considered to be a member of the salmon family (family Salmonidae) of order Salmoniformes. Links below explore life history and range of the Hucho Taimen and the related huchen or Danube salmon.
National Geographic: Taimen Description & Life History
Wikipedia: Hucho Taimen
Wikipedia: Huchen or Danube Salmon
.....Prepared by SSSF Staff member Matthew Clark "Chinook SSSF"