Wide distribution, from Thailand to Samoa and Tonga, and from southern Japan to the Great Barrier Reef and New Caledonia. Common in Indonesia and the Philippines, also present in Vietnam.
Hosted generally by Heteractis magnifica sea anemone, more rarely by Heteractis crispa, Macrodactyla doreensis and Stichodactyla gigantea.
at Siladen Island
at Gam Ghi Island
at Opal Reef
at Koh Nang Yuan
at Furuzamami Beach
at Tanote Bay
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