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Range Description

This species only occurs in the Indian Ocean (Uthicke et al. 2004) and does not occur in the Western Central Pacific (Kinch et al. 2008) or in Asia (Choo 2008). It is present in the Africa and Indian Ocean region (Conand 2008), and is found in Madagascar, East Africa, Seychelles, India, Sri Lanka, the Maldives, Comoros, and the Red Sea.


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