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Scartichthys crapulatus

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA CHORDATA ACTINOPTERYGII PERCIFORMES BLENNIIDAE

Scientific Name: Scartichthys crapulatus
Species Authority: Williams, 1990

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2009-03-27
Assessor(s): Williams, J.
Reviewer(s): Carpenter, K., Polidoro, B. & Livingstone, S. (Global Marine Species Assessment Team)
Justification:
This species is only known from Chile. There is no known population information, however, there are no perceived major threats. It is listed as Least Concern.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is only known from a few localities around the northern town of Barquito, in Valparaiso, Chile.
Countries:
Native:
Chile
FAO Marine Fishing Areas:
Native:
Pacific – southeast
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Population [top]

Population: There is no population information available for this species. This species has been commonly collected, but in small numbers at each collection (J. Williams pers comm.).
Population Trend: Stable

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This species is found on rocky bottoms to depths of 15m.
Systems: Marine

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: This species is occasionally eaten.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no major threats known for this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are no species specific conservation measures in place. This species may occur in one or two marine protected areas within its range.

Citation: Williams, J. 2010. Scartichthys crapulatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 31 July 2014.
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