IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

The Japananese Firefly Squid, Watasenia scintillans, occurs only off Japan in the Northwest Pacific (Tsuchiya 2007). It is associated with shelf waters, and its range includes the Sea of Okhotsk, Sea of Japan, the east coast of Japan and the northern part of the East China Sea (Tsuchiya 2007).


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