IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category Year Assessed
Least Concern Red List Criteria Version
Allen, G.R. Reviewer/s
Collen, B., Richman, N., Beresford, A., Chenery, A. & Ram, M. Contributor/s
De Silva, R., Milligan, H., Lutz, M., Batchelor, A., Jopling, B., Kemp, K., Lewis, S., Lintott, P., Sears, J., Wilson, P., Smith, J. and Livingston, F. Justification
has been assessed as Least Concern owing to its broad distribution and abundance in the western Pacific. Although threatened by coral reef degradation in areas of its distribution, this is a localised threat and does not occur across its entire range.