Stomias affinis was reported from 60 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 60 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Circumglobal in tropical and subtropical waters (Ref. 41299). Eastern Atlantic: Mauritania south to Angola. Also across the Atlantic between 0 and 20°N, extending to 35°N and 39°S in the western part (USA to Argentina). South China Sea, East China Sea and waters near to Taiwan (Ref.74511).
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Table 1: Present in 60 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 4464
North America Anguilla AIA native 4464
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 4464
South America Argentina ARG native 4464
North America Aruba ABW native 4464
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 4464
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
North America Barbados BRB native 4464
Africa Benin BEN native 4464
South America Brazil BRA native 4464
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4464
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 4464
Asia China CHN native 57879
Africa Congo COG native 4464
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4464
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4464
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 4464
North America Dominica DMA native 4464
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 4464
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4464
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
Africa Gabon GAB native 4464
Africa Gambia GMB native 4464
Africa Ghana GHA native 4464
North America Grenada GRD native 4464
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 4464
Africa Guinea GIN native 4464
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 4464
North America Haiti HTI native 4464
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Israel ISR native 13277
North America Jamaica JAM native 4464
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Liberia LBR native 4464
North America Martinique MTQ native 4464
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4464
North America Mexico MEX native 4464
North America Montserrat MSR native 4464
North America Neth Antilles ANT native 4464
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4464
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 280
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 4464
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 4464
Africa Senegal SEN native 4464
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4464
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 4464
North America St Lucia LCA native 4464
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 4464
South America Suriname SUR native 13608
Asia Taiwan TWN native 12711
Africa Togo TGO native 4464
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 4464
South America Uruguay URY native 4464
North America USA USA native 4464
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 4464
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 4464

Table 4: Reported from 60 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 4464
North America Anguilla AIA native 4464
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 4464
South America Argentina ARG native 4464
North America Aruba ABW native 4464
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 4464
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
North America Barbados BRB native 4464
Africa Benin BEN native 4464
South America Brazil BRA native 4464
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4464
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 4464
Asia China CHN native 57879
Africa Congo COG native 4464
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4464
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4464
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 4464
North America Dominica DMA native 4464
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 4464
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4464
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
Africa Gabon GAB native 4464
Africa Gambia GMB native 4464
Africa Ghana GHA native 4464
North America Grenada GRD native 4464
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 4464
Africa Guinea GIN native 4464
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 4464
North America Haiti HTI native 4464
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Israel ISR native 13277
North America Jamaica JAM native 4464
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Liberia LBR native 4464
North America Martinique MTQ native 4464
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4464
North America Mexico MEX native 4464
North America Montserrat MSR native 4464
North America Neth Antilles ANT native 4464
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4464
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 280
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 4464
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 4464
Africa Senegal SEN native 4464
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4464
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 4464
North America St Lucia LCA native 4464
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 4464
South America Suriname SUR native 13608
Asia Taiwan TWN native 12711
Africa Togo TGO native 4464
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 4464
South America Uruguay URY native 4464
North America USA USA native 4464
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 4464
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 4464
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