Sulawesi coelacanth (Latimeria menadoensis)

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Sulawesi coelacanth fact file

Sulawesi coelacanth description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassSarcopterygii
OrderCoelacanthiformes
FamilyLatimeriidae
GenusLatimeria (1)

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Sulawesi coelacanth status

This species is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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