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Range DescriptionThis species is found off the Pacific coast of the United States, including Oregon and California (Miller and Pawson 1990). It also occurs in the Gulf of California and northwest Galapagos Islands in Ecuador (GBIF 2010). It was also found south of Japan on the Omachi seamount (Izu-Bonin Arc) (Godac-Bismal). There is no certainity of the identification of the species in Japan. It is also found in British Columbia (Phillip Lambert pers. com. 2010).