Herotilapia multispinosa was reported from 4 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 4 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: Central America: Atlantic slope, from the Patuca River (Honduras) to the Matina River (Costa Rica); Pacific slope, from the Guasaule River (Nicaragua) to the Tempisque and Bebedero rivers (Costa Rica)(Ref.36377). Discovered in 1991 in the hot spring at Heviz (Balaton, Hungary) where it is established (Ref. 59043).
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Table 1: Present in 4 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Costa Rica CRI native 36880
North America Honduras HND native 7335
Europe Hungary HUN introduced 59043
North America Nicaragua NIC native 7335

Table 4: Reported from 4 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Costa Rica CRI native 36880
North America Honduras HND native 7335
Europe Hungary HUN introduced 59043
North America Nicaragua NIC native 7335
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