|Scientific Name:||Ilisha fuerthii (Steindachner, 1875)|
Ilisha furthi (Steindachner, 1875)
Ilisha furthii (Steindachner, 1875)
Pelllona panamensis Steindachner, 1875
Pellona fuerthii Steindachner, 1875
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Iwamoto, T., Eschmeyer, W. & Alvarado, J.|
|Reviewer(s):||Carpenter, K., Polidoro, B. & Livingstone, S. (Global Marine Species Assessment Team)|
This species has a wide distribution, no major threats, and is present in Marine Protected Areas. Therefore, it is listed as Least Concern.
|Range Description:||The geographical range of this eastern central Pacific species extends from central Mexico to northern Peru.|
Native:Colombia; Costa Rica; Ecuador; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Mexico; Nicaragua; Panama; Peru
|FAO Marine Fishing Areas:|
Pacific – eastern central; Pacific – southeast
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|Population:||No population data is available for this species.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||This species occurs in coastal waters, entering estuaries perhaps to spawn, and feeds on planktonic crustaceans. Larger individuals feed on shrimp, and it has pelagic eggs and larvae (Whitehead and Rodríguez-Sánchez 1995). It is found to 10 m.|
|Congregatory:||Congregatory (and dispersive)|
There are no major threats for the survival of this species.
This species is important in minor commercial fisheries (Whitehead and Rodríguez-Sánchez 1995).
|Conservation Actions:||There are no known conservation measures for this species. However, this species' distribution includes a number of Marine Protected Areas in the central tropical eastern Pacific region.|
|Citation:||Iwamoto, T., Eschmeyer, W. & Alvarado, J. 2010. Ilisha fuerthii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T183757A8170944.Downloaded on 22 September 2017.|
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