|Red List Category & Criteria:
||Anderson, W., Carpenter, K.E., Gilmore, G., Milagrosa Bustamante, G. & Robertson, R.
||McEachran, J.D. & Rocha, L.A.
||Linardich, C. & Barthelat, F.
This widely distributed species is common where it occurs over deep rocky reefs near sponges and soft corals. There are no known major threats. Therefore, it is listed as Least Concern.
|Range Description:||Liopropoma mowbrayi is distributed in the western Atlantic from North Carolina south along the U.S. to the Bahamas, including Bermuda, in the Gulf of Mexico from the Florida Keys and northwestern Cuba, and in the Caribbean from Cuba to the Virgin Islands, in the Windward Antilles from Curacao, Bonaire, and Los Roques, and along Central and South America from Quintana Roo, Mexico to Santa Marta, Colombia (Quattrini et al. 2004, R. Robertson pers. comm. 2014). Its depth range is approximately 30-70 m (G. Gilmore pers. comm. 2012).|
Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda; Aruba; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Bermuda; Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba; Cayman Islands; Colombia; Costa Rica; Cuba; Curaçao; Dominica; Dominican Republic; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Guatemala; Haiti; Honduras; Jamaica; Martinique; Mexico; Montserrat; Nicaragua; Panama; Puerto Rico; Saint Barthélemy; Saint Kitts and Nevis; Saint Lucia; Saint Martin (French part); Saint Vincent and the Grenadines; Sint Maarten (Dutch part); Trinidad and Tobago; Turks and Caicos Islands; United States; Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of; Virgin Islands, British; Virgin Islands, U.S.
|FAO Marine Fishing Areas:|
Atlantic – western central
|♦ Lower depth limit (metres):||70|
|♦ Upper depth limit (metres):||30|
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