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Bollmannia gomezi 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Gobiidae

Scientific Name: Bollmannia gomezi Acero P., 1981
Taxonomic Notes: This genus is in need of revision. This species is likely a synonym of Bollmannia ocellata (Bedenbaugh 1988).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2007-05-21
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Van Tassell, J.
Reviewer(s): Carpenter, K., Polidoro, B. & Livingstone, S. (Global Marine Species Assessment Team)
Justification:
This poorly known species is endemic to the Eastern Tropical Pacific. More information is needed to determine this species' range, population status, habitat requirements, and threats. The genus is also in need of revision. It is listed as Data Deficient.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is endemic to the Eastern Pacific, and is found from Panama to Ecuador (Acero 1981).
Countries occurrence:
Native:
Colombia; Ecuador; Panama
FAO Marine Fishing Areas:
Native:
Pacific – eastern central; Pacific – southeast
Additional data:
Lower depth limit (metres):58
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Population [top]

Population:There is no population information available for this species.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:The species is poorly known. It is found inshore over sand and mud substrate to depths of 58 m.
Systems:Marine

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): It is unknown if there are any major threats for this species. However, localized coastal destruction, especially of mangroves, may pose a potential threat in some parts of this species' range.

Conservation Actions [top]

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

Citation: Van Tassell, J. 2010. Bollmannia gomezi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T183463A8117620. . Downloaded on 16 October 2018.
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