Distribution: Western Indo-Pacific realm. Western Indian Ocean province (Mozambique, Madagascar). Central Indian Ocean Islands province (Maldives). Andaman province (Thailand). West and South India Shelf province. Central Indo-Pacific realm. Sunda Shelf province (Vietnam). Western Coral Triangle province (Philippines). South China Sea province (Taiwan). Eastern Coral Triangle province. Mozambique. East Africa, southern India to East Asia, particularly in the Philippines and Melanesia (Sterba, 2004).
RV 3402a. Madagascar, Toliara (Tulear), from fishermen, August 2012. Scale bar is 1 cm.