Sternoptyx obscura was reported from 6 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 6 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: Indo-Pacific: common in the Indian Ocean north of 15°S; reported to 30°S in the Indian Ocean east of 50°E. Also known from New Zealand (Ref. 5755) and west of the Ryukyu Islands (Ref. 559). Reported in Peru (Ref. 45845). South China Sea (Ref.74511).
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Table 1: Present in 6 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia China CHN native 74511
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
South America Peru PER native 45845

Table 4: Reported from 6 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia China CHN native 74511
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
South America Peru PER native 45845
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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