Bathyplotes spuma 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Echinodermata Holothuroidea Aspidochirotida Synallactidae

Scientific Name: Bathyplotes spuma
Species Authority: (Vaney, 1908)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2013
Date Assessed: 2010-05-18
Assessor(s): Hamel, J.-F.
Reviewer(s): Polidoro, B., Harwell, H., Carpenter, K.E. & Knapp, L.
This species is listed as Data Deficient because it is only known from a few records in the Antarctica peninsula.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is found in waters surrounding Antarctica (Gutt 1991).
Countries occurrence:
FAO Marine Fishing Areas:
Atlantic – Antarctic
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Population [top]

Population: There is no population information available for this species.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: There is no habitat or ecological information available for this species.
Systems: Marine

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): It is not known if there are any threats to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

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

Citation: Hamel, J.-F. 2013. Bathyplotes spuma. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T180464A1633843. . Downloaded on 25 November 2015.
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