Distribution: eastern Pacific Ocean, from the Gulf of California to northwest Peru, including the Galápagos Islands.
at Playa Ocotal (Costa Rica) © brian
at Chileno Bay (Mexico) © nst56
at Playa Ocotal (Costa Rica)
at Playa Conchal (Costa Rica)
at Playa Penca (Costa Rica)
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