IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category Year Assessed
Least Concern Red List Criteria Version
Choat, J.H., Rocha, L. & Craig, M. Reviewer/s
Sadovy, Y. & Carpenter, K.E. Contributor/s Justification
This species is widespread in the northwestern Atlantic and is abundant. It is primarily found schooling near reefs. There are no major threats known to this species. It is therefore listed as Least Concern.