Overview

Distribution

The distribution of this species is restricted to South Marocco and North Mauritania.
  • Massin, C. (1993). The Holothurioidea (Echinodermata) collected during the Tyro Mauritania-II expedition 1988. Zool. Meded. 67(29): 397-429
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Range Description

This species occurs in the eastern Atlantic, including Mauritania , Morocco (Massin 1993), Portugal and the Azores (not confirmed), and Spain and the Canary Islands (Perez-Ruzafa and Marcos 1987).
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Ecology

Habitat

Habitat and Ecology

Habitat and Ecology
No information is available on the habitat and ecology of this species.

Systems
  • Marine
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Conservation

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List Assessment


Red List Category
DD
Data Deficient

Red List Criteria

Version
3.1

Year Assessed
2013

Assessor/s
Hamel, J.-F.

Reviewer/s
Polidoro, B., Carpenter, K.E., Knapp, L. & Harwell, H.

Contributor/s

Justification
This species is listed as Data Deficient since it is only known from a few records off the coast of Africa.
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Population

Population
No information is available on the population of this species.

Population Trend
Unknown
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Threats

Major Threats
There are no known major threats to this species.
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Management

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
There are no known species specific conservation measures for this species.
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