Distribution: Western Indo-Pacific realm. West and South Indian Shelf province (Sri Lanka). Andaman province (Myanmar). Central Indo-Pacific realm. Java Transitional province. Western Coral Triangle province. Eastern Philippines ecoregion (Philippines). Tropical Soutwestern Pacific province (Vanuatu, New Caledonia). Indonesia, Papua New Guinea.
RV 2835a. New Caledonia, North Province, Pouebo municipality, Plage de Balade, Scale bar is 1 cm.
In New Caledonia the species occurs from the intertidal zone to very moderate depths (< 5 m) and is at least partly syntopic with Oliva fijiana Tursch & Greifeneder, 2001.