Distribution: Tropical Indian Ocean.
Replaced in the Pacific par the closely related Culcita novaeguineae.
at Nungwi Beach (Zanzibar)
at Tiwi Beach (Kenya)
at La Prairie Beach (Mauritius) © mcpeff
at Pinewood Beach (Kenya) © nst56
at Lagon de l’Hermitage (Réunion Island)
at Maabadhi Finolhu (Male Atolls) © phildd
at Anse Soleil (Mahé)
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