IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

This species is widespread but localized throughout the coastal zones of northern Europe and the Mediterranean. The species has been recorded around the shores of the Baltic Sea, Black Sea, Dutch Exclusive Economic Zone, European waters (ERMS scope; Costello et al. 2008), Groote Bank, Mediterranean Sea, Muuga harbour (Port of Tallinn, Gulf of Finland), Norwegian Exclusive Economic Zone and Oostende (Barnes 1994, Gofas 2010).


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