Maluku Utara Province, Kepulauan Sula regency, Sula Islands; Molucca sea coast, Tjapaplulu strait area, Taliabu island, two eastern coastal enclaves, western Mangole island coastal stretch east from Dofa, also two small offshore islands.
None known. May be intelligible with Taliabu [tlv].
The government wants to resettle them along the coast. Traditional religion.