IUCN threat status:

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Inhabits rocky bottoms and feeds mainly on small fishes and squids. Abundant near oceanic islands (Ref. 9626). Small individuals are taken as by-catch in trawl fisheries (Ref. 5217). Marketed mostly fresh, sometimes frozen. Flesh of good quality.


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