Taxonomic note: Specimens from the western Indian Ocean and Red Sea are doubtfully included in this species. Source reference: Veron (2000). Taxonomic references: Veron and Pichon (1980), Hoeksema (1989, as Fungia (Cycloseris) cyclolites). Additional identification guides: Veron (1986), Sheppard and Sheppard (1991), Nishihira and Veron (1995).
displaying probable distribution of species. Points indicate recorded sightings from OBIS.