IUCN threat status:

Data Deficient (DD)


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Range Description

This species is known from West Africa (Holthuis 2002). Its type locality was Pointe Noire, Congo (Appeltans et al. 2010). It has been reported from Cadiz, Spain, south to the Congo (Appeltanset al. 2010).

Holthuis (1977) reported this species as West African with a distribution from Senegal to the Congo; however, since 1974, it has been repeatedly found in the Bay of Cadiz, Spain (Pozuelo et al. 1976 in Holthuis 1977).


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