The Indo-Pacific region is by far the most extensive of all.
The fish-fauna of the Indo-Pacific is much richer than that of the Atlantic, both as regards genera and species.
It is true, however, that in the Indo-Pacific area we are more or less in the suburbs of the world.
There are about three hundred and fifty species known, mostly tropical and Indo-Pacific in distribution.
The women of the Indo-Pacific area belong to certain great classes or groups of humanity.