IUCN threat status:

Critically Endangered (CR)

Distribution

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Range Description

This species is endemic to the Cape Verde Islands where it is found only off the northwest coast of Boavista Island at Baía Teodora and Sal Rei (Monteiro et al. 2004) along a coast of approx 6 km including a small island. It is restricted to a single bay where it was originally more abundant around the harbour side of the bay and is now more frequent on the islet in the bay (M. J. Tenorio pers. comm. 2011).

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