Distribution: from Eastern Africa to the Andaman Sea, Indonesia and Cocos.
Replaced by closely related Chlorurus microrhinos in the Pacific Ocean and Chlorurus gibbus in the Red Sea.
at Embudu (Male Atolls) © maminise
at Anse Patate (La Digue) © reisedachs
at Biyadhoo (Male Atolls) © chris-burton
at Félicité Island (La Digue) © team
at Vilamendhoo (Ari Atoll) © dominique
at Baie Lazare (Mahé) © adminsnorkeling
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