IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

This species is found in the Indo-Pacific from East Africa south to Natal, South Africa (Randall 1986), and east to the Society Islands, the Line Islands and Hawaii (Randall et al 2006). In Australia it is found in Ningaloo Reef (22°00'S) , Rowley Shoals (17°20'S) and Scott Reef (14°03'S), WA, Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea (12°15'S) and Lizard Island (14°40'S) to Capricorn Group (23°30'S), QLD (AFD 2009).


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