IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category Year Assessed
Data Deficient Red List Criteria Version
Mincarone, M.M. Reviewer/s
Polidoro, B., Knapp, L. & Carpenter, K.E. Contributor/s Justification
This species is only known from the holotype and paratype collected in the Straits of Magellan, and has not been recorded since 1970. Although this is not a heavily surveyed area, localized threats such as shipping, dredging, and fishing activities may pose a threat to this species. It is listed as Data Deficient. More information is needed on this species distribution, population, biology, life history and impact of potential threats.