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Range DescriptionThis species is found from Cocos-Keeling and Christmas Islands to Ducie Island, northwards to the Ryukyu and Ogasawara Islands, Japan and southwards to Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs. It is not present in Marquesas, Pitcairn Group and Palmyra Atoll (P. Mundy pers comm. 2009).
It has been recorded from Aceh and Karimunjawa, Indonesia (S. Pardede pers comm. 2009). It is likely to be found in Karimunjawa. The record from Aceh needs to be verified by a photograph (R.F. Myers pers comm. 2010).