Overview

Distribution

Range Description

This species is endemic to Palawan, Philippines (Röckel et al. 1995).
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Ecology

Habitat

Habitat and Ecology

Habitat and Ecology
This species is found at depths to 30 m on sand substrate. It has a maximum length of 49 mm (Röckel et al. 1995).

Systems
  • Marine
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Conservation

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List Assessment


Red List Category
LC
Least Concern

Red List Criteria

Version
3.1

Year Assessed
2013

Assessor/s
Kohn, A.

Reviewer/s
Peters, H. & Poppe, G.

Contributor/s

Justification
This species is endemic to Palawan, Philippines. It is uncommon and sporadically available in the market. However, there are no known threats, and the majority of its population occurs in Palawan, a protected area. It is currently listed as Least Concern.
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Population

Population
This species is uncommon and sporadically available (G.T. Poppe pers. comm. 2011).

Population Trend
Unknown
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Threats

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

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
There are no known conservation measures currently in place for this species. Most of the population occurs in Palawan, a protected area.
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Wikipedia

Conus fischoederi

Conus fischoederi is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Conidae, the cone snails and their allies.[1]

Like all species within the genus Conus, these snails are predatory and venomous. They are capable of "stinging" humans, therefore live ones should be handled carefully or not at all.

Contents

Description

Distribution

References

  1. ^ Conus fischoederi Röckel & da Motta, 1983.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 27 March 2010.
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