IUCN threat status:

Near Threatened (NT)


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Range Description

Northwest Atlantic: occasionally from the Grand Banks and northeast Newfoundland, more common on the Scotian Shelf in Canada, south to Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, USA (Bigelow and Schroeder 1953, Richards et al. 1963, McEachran and Musick 1977, Michalopoulos 1990).


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