Allopatides dendroeides 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Echinodermata Holothuroidea Aspidochirotida Synallactidae

Scientific Name: Allopatides dendroeides
Species Authority: Koehler & Vaney, 1905
Allopatides dendroides Koehler & Vaney, 1905
Allopatides dendroïdes Koehler & Vaney, 1905

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2013
Date Assessed: 2012-10-17
Assessor(s): Solis-Marin, F.
Reviewer(s): Knapp, L. & Polidoro, B.

This poorly known species is only known from the Bay of Bengal. There is little or no information available on the population status, habitat, ecology, major threats, or conservation measures occurring to this species. More research is needed in all of these areas. Therefore this species is listed as Data Deficient.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is found in the northern Indian Ocean in the Bay of Bengal (Koehler and Vaney 1905).
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Population [top]

Population:There is no population information available for this species.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:There is no habitat or ecology information available for this species.

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: This species is not utilized.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no known threats occurring to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are no known conservation measures currently in place for this species. More research is needed on the population status, habitat, ecology, major threats, and conservation measures for this species.

Classifications [top]

0. Root -> 18. Unknown

In-Place Research, Monitoring and Planning
In-Place Land/Water Protection and Management
In-Place Species Management
In-Place Education
1. Research -> 1.2. Population size, distribution & trends
1. Research -> 1.3. Life history & ecology
1. Research -> 1.5. Threats
1. Research -> 1.6. Actions

Bibliography [top]

IUCN. 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2013.1). Available at: (Accessed: 12 June 2013).

Koehler, R. and Vaney, C. 1905. An account of the deep-sea Holothurioidea collected by the Royal Indian Marine Survey Ship Investigator. Echinoderma of the Indian Museum.

Citation: Solis-Marin, F. 2013. Allopatides dendroeides. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T19712597A19746757. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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