Gymnothorax ocellatus was reported from 27 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 26 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 1 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Western Atlantic: Greater Antilles, including the Central American coast from Nicaragua to northern coast of South America.
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Table 1: Present in 26 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3255
North America Aruba ABW native 3255
North America Bahamas BHS native 3255
North America Barbados BRB native 3255
South America Brazil BRA native 3255
South America Colombia COL native 3255
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3255
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 3255
North America Dominica DMA native 3255
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3255
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
North America Grenada GRD native 3255
South America Guyana GUY native 3255
North America Haiti HTI native 3255
North America Jamaica JAM native 3255
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3255
North America Panama PAN native 3255
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3255
North America St Lucia LCA native 3255
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3255
South America Suriname SUR native 13608
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 3136
South America Uruguay URY native 54736
South America Venezuela VEN native 13325

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Argentina ARG questionable 9086

Table 4: Reported from 27 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3255
South America Argentina ARG questionable 9086
North America Aruba ABW native 3255
North America Bahamas BHS native 3255
North America Barbados BRB native 3255
South America Brazil BRA native 3255
South America Colombia COL native 3255
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3255
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 3255
North America Dominica DMA native 3255
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3255
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
North America Grenada GRD native 3255
South America Guyana GUY native 3255
North America Haiti HTI native 3255
North America Jamaica JAM native 3255
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3255
North America Panama PAN native 3255
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3255
North America St Lucia LCA native 3255
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3255
South America Suriname SUR native 13608
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 3136
South America Uruguay URY native 54736
South America Venezuela VEN native 13325
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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