|Red List Category & Criteria:
||Bannerman, P., Russell, B., Nunoo, F. & Poss, S.
||Weller, S., Strongin, K., Polidoro, B. & Carpenter, K.E.
This is a widespread species with a depth distribution of 400-1,000 m. While it is rare, it is not utilized, and it occurs deep enough not to be disturbed by human activity. Therefore, it is listed as Least Concern.
|Range Description:||In the eastern Atlantic, Evermannella balbo is present from Portugal and Azores to Congo, and from Namibia to South Africa. It has also been described from as far North as Iceland. In the western Indian Ocean, it is present off Natal, South Africa (Johnson 1986). In the southwest Pacific, it occurs in New Zealand (Paulin et al. 1989) and off eastern Australia. In the southeast Pacific, it is present in Chile (Pequeño 1989). It is presumed as circumglobal in the south transition region. It is widespread in the Mediterranean Sea. In Italy, it is present in the Ligurian sea, Messina strait (Berdar et al. 1975), and in 1948 it was also found into the Adriatic Sea (Costa 1991, 1999). It was also present Anzio harbour (Latium, Central Tyrrhenian Sea; Psomadakis et al. 2006). In Greece, it is found in Aegean Sea, Ionian Sea and around Crete (Papakonstantinou 1988). It is also present on Iberian coast and around Balearic Islands (Lloris and Rucabado 1998). It has a depth distribution of 400-1,000 m.|
Albania; Algeria; Argentina; Australia; Benin; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Brazil; Cameroon; Cape Verde; Chile; Côte d'Ivoire; Croatia; Cyprus; Egypt; Equatorial Guinea; Falkland Islands (Malvinas); Faroe Islands; France (Corsica, France (mainland)); French Southern Territories (Mozambique Channel Is.); Gabon; Gambia; Ghana; Gibraltar; Greece; Guernsey; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Iceland; Ireland; Israel; Italy; Jersey; Lebanon; Liberia; Libya; Madagascar; Malta; Mauritania; Mauritius; Monaco; Montenegro; Morocco; Mozambique; Namibia; New Caledonia; New Zealand; Nigeria; Norfolk Island; Portugal; Réunion; Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (Ascension); Sao Tomé and Principe; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Slovenia; South Africa; Spain (Baleares, Canary Is., Spain (mainland), Spanish North African Territories); Syrian Arab Republic; Togo; Tunisia; Turkey; United Kingdom; Uruguay; Western Sahara
|FAO Marine Fishing Areas:|
Atlantic – southeast; Atlantic – northeast; Atlantic – eastern central; Atlantic – northwest; Atlantic – southwest; Indian Ocean – western; Indian Ocean – eastern; Mediterranean and Black Sea; Pacific – southwest; Pacific – southeast
|♦ Lower depth limit (metres):||1000|
|♦ Upper depth limit (metres):||400|
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