Benthodesmus simonyi was reported from 14 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 13 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 1 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: North Atlantic: off Newfoundland (Canada), Bermuda, New England (USA), Middle Atlantic Ridges, Iceland, Norway, Portugal, Madeira, and Canary Islands.
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Table 1: Present in 13 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Bermuda BMU native 6181
North America Canada CAN native 6181
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6181
Europe France FRA native 116450
Europe Iceland ISL native 12462
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 6181
Africa Morocco MAR native 6181
Europe Norway NOR native 6181
Europe Portugal PRT native 6181
Europe Spain ESP native 86578
South America Uruguay URY native 54736
North America USA USA native 6181
Africa West Sahara ESH native 6181

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Cuba CUB questionable 26340

Table 4: Reported from 14 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Bermuda BMU native 6181
North America Canada CAN native 6181
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6181
North America Cuba CUB questionable 26340
Europe France FRA native 116450
Europe Iceland ISL native 12462
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 6181
Africa Morocco MAR native 6181
Europe Norway NOR native 6181
Europe Portugal PRT native 6181
Europe Spain ESP native 86578
South America Uruguay URY native 54736
North America USA USA native 6181
Africa West Sahara ESH native 6181
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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