IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

This species occurs in East Africa from Kenya to the Red Sea, and throughout the Indo-west Pacific, including Maldives and India to North Australia. It also occurs in Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, China, Guam, New Caledonia, Polynesia and Hawaiian Islands (Humphreys 1981, Samyn et al. 2005, Tortonese 1977, Cherbonnier 1967). This species has a much larger distribution than L. rugosum.


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