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Range DescriptionThis is a wide ranging species which occurs in the Indian Ocean in Réunion, Chagos, and Maldives and in the Western Indo-Pacfic extending from Indonesia to Japan and across to Fiji. The subspecies C. m. marielae is restricted to Marquesas, the Tuamotu Archipelago, and the Marshall Islands (Rockel et al. 1995).
The EOO, AOO, and number of locations for this species exceeds the criteria for B1, B2, and D2 classification.