Bodianus paraleucosticticus

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA CHORDATA ACTINOPTERYGII PERCIFORMES LABRIDAE

Scientific Name: Bodianus paraleucosticticus
Species Authority: Gomon, 2006
Common Name(s):
English Five-striped hogfish
Taxonomic Notes: For taxonomic treatment see Gomon (2006).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2008-03-12
Assessor(s): Russell, B.
Reviewer(s): Liu, M. & Carpenter, K.E.
Justification:
Little is known of the population and life history characteristics of this species, or the impact of potential threats. It is known only from the type specimens. It is listed as Data Deficient.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is known only from the type series collected in Rarotonga and Papua New Guinea, and a photo taken in New Caledonia (B. Russell pers. comm. 2008).
Countries:
Native:
Cook Islands; New Caledonia; Papua New Guinea
FAO Marine Fishing Areas:
Native:
Pacific – eastern central; Pacific – western central
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Population [top]

Population: There is no population information available for this species.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A small species, reaches at least 99 mm SL. It occurs at depths of at least 50-115 m.
Systems: Marine

Threats [top]

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

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are no specific conservation measures in place for this species.

Bibliography [top]

Gomon, M.F. 2006. A revision of the labrid fish genus Bodianus with descriptions of eight new species. Records of the Australian Museum Supplement 30: 1-133.

IUCN. 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2010.4). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 27 October 2010).


Citation: Russell, B. 2010. Bodianus paraleucosticticus. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 23 July 2014.
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