|Scientific Name:||Monopterus roseni Bailey & Gans, 1998|
Monopterus roseni was described by Bailey and Gans (1998) from a well in Periyam village, North Kerala.
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Raghavan, R. & Ali, A.|
|Reviewer(s):||Madhusoodana Kurup, B., Basheer, V.S., Dahanukar, N., Abraham, R. & Cox, N.A.|
Monopterus roseni is assessed as Data Deficient as no information is available on this subterranean species since it was initially described.
|Range Description:||No information on the distribution of M. roseni is available except for its type locality Periyam Village (Kerala-India) (Bailey and Gans 1998).|
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|Population:||There is no information on the population status of M. eapeni.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||The species is known only from its type locality: a subterranean well (Bailey and Gans 1998).|
|Use and Trade:||There is no information on the use of M. roseni either for food or for non-consumptive purposes.|
|Major Threat(s):||There is no information on the threats to M. roseni.|
|Conservation Actions:||Baseline information on M. roseni including its distribution, population and life history need to be determined to inform conservation action. It is not known from any protected areas.|
|Citation:||Raghavan, R. & Ali, A. 2011. Monopterus roseni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2011: e.T172478A6900390.Downloaded on 23 May 2018.|
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