IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category Year Assessed
Data Deficient Red List Criteria Version
Findley, L., Acero, A. Reviewer/s
Carpenter, K., Polidoro, B., Livingstone, S. (Global Marine Species Assessment Team) Contributor/s Justification
This species is restricted to the upper Gulf of California. It is a shallow water species that occurs in estuarine habitats that are increasingly disturbed by coastal development and aquaculture. However, very little is known about the population status of this species and the impact of current threats. It is therefore assessed as Data Deficient.