Arctic, Northwest to Northeast Pacific: northeastern Chukchi Sea to eastern Bering Sea at least as far south as St. Matthew Island and western Bering Sea to Karaginskiy Bay (Ref. 48811). Specimens from the Sea of Okhotsk and Kuril Islands attributed to this species belong to Eumicrotremus schmidti and Eumicrotremus federovi, respectively. Reported from Newfoundland, Canada (Ref. 7251).