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DistributionBathymetric and geographical distribution. – This species ranges from shallow bottoms, where it is very abundant, down to about 367 m (Vacelet 1960). It can be found in well-lighted zones as well as in coralligenous biocoenoses and entrances of semi-dark caves. It has been recorded in the Mediterranean Sea and the North Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans.