Maja brachydactyla was reported from 47 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 47 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: from the North Sea to Morocco and Bay of Biscay, extending southwards to Namibia including off lying islands.
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Table 1: Present in 47 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 74480
Africa Algeria DZA native 74480
Africa Angola AGO native 104052
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 2738
Africa Benin BEN native 104052
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 74480
Africa Cameroon CMR native 104052
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 104052
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 104052
Africa Congo COG native 104052
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 104052
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 104052
Europe Croatia HRV native 74480
Asia Cyprus CYP native 74480
Africa Egypt EGY native 74480
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 104052
Europe France FRA native 74480
Africa Gabon GAB native 104052
Africa Gambia GMB native 104052
Europe Germany DEU native 2711
Africa Ghana GHA native 104052
Europe Greece GRC native 105375
Africa Guinea GIN native 104052
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 104052
Asia Israel ISR native 74480
Europe Italy ITA native 74480
Asia Lebanon LBN native 95884
Africa Liberia LBR native 104052
Africa Libya LBY native 74480
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 435
Europe Malta MLT native 113972
Africa Mauritania MRT native 104052
Europe Montenegro MNE native 74480
Africa Morocco MAR native 104052
Africa Namibia NAM native 104052
Africa Nigeria NGA native 104052
Europe Portugal PRT native 113976
Africa Senegal SEN native 104052
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 104052
Europe Slovenia SVN native 74480
Europe Spain ESP native 85761
Asia Syria SYR native 74480
Africa Togo TGO native 104052
Africa Tunisia TUN native 74480
Asia Turkey TUR native 74480
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE native 113974
Africa West Sahara ESH native 104052

Table 4: Reported from 47 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 74480
Africa Algeria DZA native 74480
Africa Angola AGO native 104052
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 2738
Africa Benin BEN native 104052
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 74480
Africa Cameroon CMR native 104052
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 104052
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 104052
Africa Congo COG native 104052
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 104052
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 104052
Europe Croatia HRV native 74480
Asia Cyprus CYP native 74480
Africa Egypt EGY native 74480
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 104052
Europe France FRA native 74480
Africa Gabon GAB native 104052
Africa Gambia GMB native 104052
Europe Germany DEU native 2711
Africa Ghana GHA native 104052
Europe Greece GRC native 105375
Africa Guinea GIN native 104052
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 104052
Asia Israel ISR native 74480
Europe Italy ITA native 74480
Asia Lebanon LBN native 95884
Africa Liberia LBR native 104052
Africa Libya LBY native 74480
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 435
Europe Malta MLT native 113972
Africa Mauritania MRT native 104052
Europe Montenegro MNE native 74480
Africa Morocco MAR native 104052
Africa Namibia NAM native 104052
Africa Nigeria NGA native 104052
Europe Portugal PRT native 113976
Africa Senegal SEN native 104052
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 104052
Europe Slovenia SVN native 74480
Europe Spain ESP native 85761
Asia Syria SYR native 74480
Africa Togo TGO native 104052
Africa Tunisia TUN native 74480
Asia Turkey TUR native 74480
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE native 113974
Africa West Sahara ESH native 104052
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