IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

This species is distributed throughout the archipelagos and large islands of the Indo-West Pacific region. It has been recorded from Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines and as far west as Sri Lanka (Houbrick 1991). Brandt (1974) has stated that this species occurs in northern Australia, and Benthem Jutting (1956) also records this species from Mauritius, however this needs confirmation.


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