|Scientific Name:||Bathyplotes sulcatus|
|Species Authority:||Sluiter, 1901|
|Taxonomic Notes:||This species is better known as Capheira sulcatus (Sluiter, 1901).|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Polidoro, B., Harwell, H., Carpenter, K.E. & Knapp, L.|
This species is listed as Data Deficient because of the lack of information on it and because it is only known from a few, very disjunct records.
|Range Description:||This species is known from several specimens, one from the Philippines (Lane et al. 2000), one from off the southwest coast of India (NMNH and OZCAM) and 17 from New Zealand and Australia (Victoria Museum Collection).|
Native:Australia; India; New Zealand; Philippines
|FAO Marine Fishing Areas:||
Indian Ocean – eastern; Indian Ocean – western; Pacific – southwest; Pacific – western central
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|Population:||There is no population information available for this species.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||There is no habitat or ecological information available for this species.|
|Major Threat(s):||There are no known threats to this species.|
|Conservation Actions:||There are no conservation measures in place for this species.|
IUCN. 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2013.1). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 12 June 2013).
Lane, D.J.W., Marsh, L.M., VandenSpiegel, D. and Rowe, F.W.E. 2000. Echinoderm Fauna of the South China Sea: An Iventory and Analysis of Distribution Patterns. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 8: 459-493.
|Citation:||Hamel, J.-F. 2013. Bathyplotes sulcatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 31 July 2014.|
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