Sphoeroides spengleri was reported from 40 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 35 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 5 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA to Santa Catarina, Brazil (Ref. 57756). Replaced by Sphoeroides marmoratus in the eastern Atlantic (P. Wirtz, pers. comm. 10/04).
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Table 1: Present in 35 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3821
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
North America Barbados BRB native 40038
North America Belize BLZ native 3821
North America Bermuda BMU native 3821
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 9761
South America Colombia COL native 5217
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3821
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3821
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3821
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
North America Grenada GRD native 3821
North America Guatemala GTM native 3821
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3821
North America Honduras HND native 3821
North America Jamaica JAM native 3821
North America Martinique MTQ native 26252
North America Mexico MEX native 3821
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3821
North America Panama PAN native 3821
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3821
North America St Lucia LCA native 3821
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3821
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 3136
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 47402
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180

Table 3: Absent from 5 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV error 28587
Africa Gabon GAB error 5516
Africa Guinea GIN error 41004
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB error 26999
Africa Senegal SEN error 28587

Table 4: Reported from 40 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3821
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
North America Barbados BRB native 40038
North America Belize BLZ native 3821
North America Bermuda BMU native 3821
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 9761
South America Colombia COL native 5217
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3821
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV error 28587
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3821
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3821
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
Africa Gabon GAB error 5516
North America Grenada GRD native 3821
North America Guatemala GTM native 3821
Africa Guinea GIN error 41004
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB error 26999
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3821
North America Honduras HND native 3821
North America Jamaica JAM native 3821
North America Martinique MTQ native 26252
North America Mexico MEX native 3821
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3821
North America Panama PAN native 3821
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Africa Senegal SEN error 28587
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3821
North America St Lucia LCA native 3821
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3821
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 3136
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 47402
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180
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