IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

This species is endemic to South Africa where it has been found along the western shores of False Bay to the south of Cape Town, Western Cape Province (Tenorio and Monteiro 2008).

The distribution is as follows:
C. a. algoensis: from Saldanan Bay to the False Bay area (Danger Point);
C. a. form agulhasi: Agulhas Bank;
C. a. form scitulus: Harmanus to Cape Agulhas;
C. a. simplex: False Bay area from Muizenberg to Cape Point (S. Veldsman pers. comm. October 2011, Liltved and Millard 1989).


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