Species’ vulnerability not assesed
Found in soft bottom areas of the continental shelf and upper slope. Feed on crustaceans, fishes, cephalopods, and echinoderms. Larvae and juveniles are pelagic.
Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia, Canada to Venezuela. Eastern Atlantic: Iceland and Norway to the Mediterranean and the Gulf of Guinea, including Madeira, the Azores, and the Canary Islands; also Walvis Bay, Namibia to Natal, South Africa.
Credits: Fishbase, Sealifebase, Aquamaps