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 (Indonesia)
at Gam Ghi Island (Vietnam) © jc_mara
at Opal Reef (Queensland)
at Balicasag (Philippines) © jc_mara
at Cabilao (Philippines) © jc_mara
at Moalboal (Philippines) © jc_mara
at Koh Nang Yuan (Thailand)
at Furuzamami Beach (Japan)
at Bunaken (Indonesia)
at Tanote Bay (Thailand)
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