|Scientific Name:||Actinopyga flammea|
|Species Authority:||Cherbonnier, 1979|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Polidoro, B., Harwell, H., Carpenter, K.E. & Knapp, L.|
This species is not commercially harvested, and it has a relatively deep depth range. There is little information on its population and there are no major threats known to it. It is therefore listed as Least Concern.
|Range Description:||This species is recorded from New Caledonia, Borneo and the South China Sea. Records of this species in the South Pacific need to be confirmed.|
Native:China; Indonesia; New Caledonia
|FAO Marine Fishing Areas:|
Indian Ocean – eastern; Pacific – northwest; Pacific – western central
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|Population:||There is no available information on the population of this species.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||This species occurs under boulders and on slopes.|
|Major Threat(s):||There are no known major threats to this species, and it is not commercially harvested.|
|Conservation Actions:||There are no known conservation measures in place for this species, but its distribution directly overlaps with several marine protected areas.|
IUCN. 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2013.1). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 12 June 2013).
World Database of Protected Areas. 2010. Marine Protected Areas. Available at: http://www.wdpa-marine.org/. (Accessed: 1 December).
|Citation:||Conand, C. 2013. Actinopyga flammea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T180478A1635741.Downloaded on 28 August 2016.|
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