Q. With reference to Dugong (sea cow), consider the following statements:
1. It is listed as “endangered” under IUCN red list.
2. They are dependent on seagrasses for their subsistence.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Statement 1 is incorrect: Dugong is listed as vulnerable under IUCN red list.
Statement 2 is correct: Dugong is a herbivores marine mammal and it is dependent on seagrasses for their subsistence.