IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

This species is known from the Bay of Bengal to Sri Lanka, the Andaman Sea and the Laccadive Sea (Ahyong and Brown 2002). A new species identified by Ahyong and Brown (2002) was previously misidentified as S. phosphorus in the China Sea, Indonesia, the Philippines, New Caledonia, Vanuatu and Australia (Galil 2000).


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