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European Red List of Marine Fishes

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  • June 6, 2015
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The European Red List is a review of the conservation status of European species according to IUCN regional Red Listing guidelines. It identifies those species that are threatened with extinction at the regional level, so that appropriate conservation action can be taken to improve their status. This Red List publication summarises results for all described
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Chondrichthyans are a relatively small (approximately 1,200 species) evolutionarily-conservative group that has functioned successfully in diverse ecosystems for over 400 million years. Despite their evolutionary success, many chondrichthyans are increasingly threatened with extinction as a result of human activities and the conservative life history traits of this group of fishes. Generally, chondrichthyans are slow growing
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Conservation status of Northeast Atlantic Chrondrichthyans

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  • February 15, 2006
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This report provides a detailed summary of the IUCN Red List assessment for each Northeast Atlantic species, highlighting those of conservation concern as well as identifying species assessed as Least Concern and Data Deficient. An overview of regional issues is also presented. This report is intended to support the development of research, conservation and management
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