English common name: Sea cucumber
Spanish common name: pepino de mar
Local name: meón
Taxonomic comments: Syn.: Stichopus kefersteinii Selenka, 1867, fide Appeltans et al. (2010)
Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.
Description: Length up to 20 centimerters
Depth: shore to 27 m, extended to 145 m by museum records.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013
Taxon native but not endemic.
Not Evaluated - Not yet been evaluated against the criteria.
The IUCN Red List assessments presented here may deviate from the global IUCN listings for the following reasons:
Galapagos island groups: Isabela, Santa Cruz.
Gulf of California, Revillagigedos, Perú, Mozambique to Hawai, Cocos Islands, Clipperton and Ecuador (Galapagos Islands)
Please be aware that this distribution map is automatically generated from database records (CDF and external specimens, literature records, and observations) and may not accurately reflect the currently-known distribution for all species.