IUCN threat status:

Data Deficient (DD)


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Range Description

This species is distributed throughout the Mediterranean except in the northern and central Adriatic. It is also found in the central eastern Atlantic from the coast of Portugal (near Lisbon) to Senegal, Madeira, the Azores, the Selvagens Islands, and Cape Verde Islands (Holthuis 1991, Pessani and Mura 2007). The type locality for this species is in the Mediterranean from the coast near Rome (Holthuis 1991).


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