IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

This species has a wide distribution throughout the Indo-west Pacific region encompassing: Mauritius, Reunion and the Maldives in the Indian Ocean; south Honshu in Japan; New Caledonia; Tuamotu Islands; the Hawaiian Islands; Johnston Island and Easter Island (Johnson 1971, Holthuis 2006). It is likely that this species has a wider distribution than is currently known.
The type locality for this species is a reef near to Coconut Island, Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, Hawaii (Holthuis 1991).


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