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Range DescriptionThis species is distributed in the Indo-West Pacific region from the Red Sea and the western Indian Ocean (Mauritius), to Japan (Sagami Bay), Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Republic of Korea, China, Taiwan, Indonesia, Hawaii, Australia (New South Wales, Queensland, West Australia) (Holthuis 1991, DEWHA 2009), and New Zealand (A. MacDiarmid, pers. comm. 2009). This species is likely to have a larger distribution than is currently known. The type locality of this species is probably Nagasaki in Kyushu, Japan (Hotlhuis 1991).