|Scientific Name:||Bodianus flavifrons|
|Species Authority:||Gomon, 2001|
|Taxonomic Notes:||For taxonomic treatment see Gomon (2006).|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Sadovy, Y. & Carpenter, K.E.|
Little is known of the population and life history characteristics, and it has a restricted distribution in the southwest Pacific. This species is listed as Least Concern because of deep water habits and apparent lack of threats.
|Range Description:||This species is found from Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, off the southern tip of New Caledonia, the Lord Howe Ridge and the Kermadec Ridge northeast of New Zealand.|
Native:Australia; New Caledonia; New Zealand
|FAO Marine Fishing Areas:||
Pacific – southwest; Pacific – western central
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|Population:||There is no population information available for this species.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||A large species, reaches about 422 mm SL. It is collected at depths of 114–340 m.|
|Major Threat(s):||There are no major threats to this species.|
|Conservation Actions:||There are no known species specific conservation measures in place.|
Gomon, M.F. 2001. Descriptions of two new species of Bodianus (Perciformes: Labridae) from Australasian waters. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 28: 407-416.
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 flavifrons. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 17 December 2014.|