IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category Year Assessed
Least Concern Red List Criteria Version
Lea, B., van der Heiden, A. Reviewer/s
Carpenter, K., Polidoro, B., Livingstone, S. (Global Marine Species Assessment Team) Contributor/s Justification
This species is widespread in the Eastern Pacific, and its population is stable in the United States. It is a popular species for sport and commercial fishing, however this is not thought to pose any significant threat. It is listed as Least Concern.