Distribution: Tropical Atlantic realm. West African Transition province (apparently restricted to the island of Boavista, and especially the vicinity of Sal Rei, Cabo Verde).
The species was originally described as a subspecies of Oliva acuminata Lamarck, 1811.
RV 2635a. Cape Verde Islands, Boavista Island, Sal Rei, 1986. Scale bar is 1 cm.