List of Chromista by conservation status

As of July 2016, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has evaluated the conservation status of 15 species within Chromista.[1] The IUCN has not evaluated any protist species other than those in Chromista. No Chromista subspecies or subpopulations have been evaluated. No evaluated Chromista species are confirmed to be extinct, but four are tagged as possibly extinct.

0 extinct in the wild species in Chromista (0.00%)4 critically endangered species in Chromista (27%)1 endangered species in Chromista (6.7%)1 vulnerable species in Chromista (6.7%)0 near threatened species in Chromista (0.00%)0 least concern species in Chromista (0.00%)9 data deficient species in Chromista (60%)Circle frame.svg
Species in Chromista (IUCN, 2016-2)
  • 15 extant species have been evaluated
  • 6 of those are fully assessed[a]
  • 0 are not threatened at present[b]
  • 6 to 15 are threatened[c]
  • 0 to 4 are extinct or extinct in the wild:
    • 0 extinct (EX) species
    • 0 extinct in the wild (EW)
    • 4 possibly extinct [CR(PE)]
    • 0 possibly extinct in the wild [CR(PEW)]

  1. ^ excludes data deficient evaluations.
  2. ^ NT and LC.
  3. ^ Threatened comprises CR, EN and VU. Upper estimate additionally includes DD.

As of 2005 the New Zealand Threat Classification System has evaluated 38 species of macroalgae as Threatened and 23 as Data Deficient.[2] Some of these species are only of concern nationally.[2]

IUCN evaluationsEdit

Critically Endangered (possibly extinct)Edit

EndangeredEdit

VulnerableEdit

Data DeficientEdit

All are brown algae (Phaeophyceae):

NZTCS evaluationsEdit

Extinct: 0 species (0.0%)Nationally Critical: 1 species (1.7%)Range Restricted: 37 species (61.7%)Not Threatened: 0 species (0.0%)Data Deficient: 22 species (36.7%) 
  •   Extinct: 0 species (0.0%)
  •   Nationally Critical: 1 species (1.7%)
  •   Range Restricted: 37 species (61.7%)
  •   Not Threatened: 0 species (0.0%)
  •   Data Deficient: 22 species (36.7%)
Species of Algae (NZTCS, 2005)
  • 61 extant species have been assessed
  • 0 are Introduced and Naturalised
  • 61 are Native (not Introduced and Naturalised)
    • 22 are Not Evaluated or Data Deficient
    • 38 are Evaluated
      • 0 of those Evaluated are Not Threatened
      • 37 of those Evaluated are At Risk
        • 37 of those At Risk are Range Restricted
      • 1 of those Evaluated are Threatened
        • 1 of those Threatened are Nationally Critical
      • 0 of those Evaluated are Extinct

Nationally CriticalEdit

Range RestrictedEdit

Data DeficientEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "IUCN Red List version 2019-3". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN). ISSN 2307-8235. Archived from the original on 27 June 2014. Retrieved 12 December 2019.
  2. ^ a b Hitchmough, Rod; Bull, Leigh; Cromarty, Pam (January 2007). New Zealand Threat Classification System lists 2005 (PDF). Wellington, NZ: Science & Technical Publishing Department of Conservation. ISBN 978-0478141283. Archived (PDF) from the original on 31 January 2018. Retrieved 2 February 2018.

Further readingEdit