Overview

Distribution

Range Description

This species has been collected from Mitsio Island to the north of Madagascar, although it is known from only two specimens.
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Ecology

Habitat

Habitat and Ecology

Habitat and Ecology
This species is found on sandy bottoms.

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
Conand, C.

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

Contributor/s

Justification
This species is only known from two specimens near Madagascar. Although this is a rare species and there also may be some taxonomic uncertainty. It is therefore listed as Data Deficient.
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Population

Population
There is no available information on the population of this species.

Population Trend
Unknown
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Threats

Major Threats
It is not known if there are any threats to this species.
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Management

Conservation Actions

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