IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

This species is widespread throughout the Indo-Pacific between latitudes 30N and 30S (Hamel et al. 2001), from South Africa to the Red Sea, India, China and Japan to Australia, and to Micronesia in the northeast and Tonga in the southeast. In Madagascar, this species is observed in the west coast from the south of Toliara to Nosy-be (Rasolofonirina pers. comm. 2010).


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