Lobianchia dofleini was reported from 58 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 57 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: Atlantic Ocean: between 50°N and 40°S including the Mediterranean but with a distributional gap between 8°S and 13°S in the eastern Atlantic, absent in the South Sargasso Sea and minimum region off Brazil. Southern circumglobal (Ref. 7300). Western Atlantic between Santa Catarina and the Subtropical Convergence (Ref. 47377).
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Table 1: Present in 57 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 4775
Africa Algeria DZA native 4775
Africa Angola AGO native 4479
South America Argentina ARG native 4479
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 4775
Africa Benin BEN native 4479
North America Bermuda BMU native 4775
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 4775
South America Brazil BRA native 4479
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4479
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 41152
South America Chile CHL native 33693
Africa Congo COG native 4479
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4479
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4479
Europe Croatia HRV native 4775
Asia Cyprus CYP native 4775
Africa Egypt EGY native 4775
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4479
Africa Gabon GAB native 4479
Africa Gambia GMB native 4479
Africa Ghana GHA native 4479
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 4775
Europe Greece GRC native 4775
Africa Guinea GIN native 4479
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 4479
Asia Israel ISR native 4775
Europe Italy ITA native 4775
South America Juan Fernández JFI native 33693
Asia Lebanon LBN native 4775
Africa Liberia LBR native 4479
Africa Libya LBY native 4775
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 4775
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4479
Europe Monaco MCO native 4775
Europe Montenegro MNE native 4775
Africa Morocco MAR native 4775
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 4066
Africa Namibia NAM native 27121
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4479
Europe Portugal PRT native 4775
Africa Senegal SEN native 4479
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4479
Europe Slovenia SVN native 4775
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4066
Europe Spain ESP native 4775
Asia Syria SYR native 4775
Africa Togo TGO native 4479
Africa Tunisia TUN native 4775
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
South America Uruguay URY native 4479
North America USA USA native 4479
Africa West Sahara ESH native 4479

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Malta MLT questionable 4775

Table 4: Reported from 58 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 4775
Africa Algeria DZA native 4775
Africa Angola AGO native 4479
South America Argentina ARG native 4479
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 4775
Africa Benin BEN native 4479
North America Bermuda BMU native 4775
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 4775
South America Brazil BRA native 4479
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4479
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 41152
South America Chile CHL native 33693
Africa Congo COG native 4479
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4479
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4479
Europe Croatia HRV native 4775
Asia Cyprus CYP native 4775
Africa Egypt EGY native 4775
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4479
Africa Gabon GAB native 4479
Africa Gambia GMB native 4479
Africa Ghana GHA native 4479
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 4775
Europe Greece GRC native 4775
Africa Guinea GIN native 4479
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 4479
Asia Israel ISR native 4775
Europe Italy ITA native 4775
South America Juan Fernández JFI native 33693
Asia Lebanon LBN native 4775
Africa Liberia LBR native 4479
Africa Libya LBY native 4775
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 4775
Europe Malta MLT questionable 4775
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4479
Europe Monaco MCO native 4775
Europe Montenegro MNE native 4775
Africa Morocco MAR native 4775
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 4066
Africa Namibia NAM native 27121
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4479
Europe Portugal PRT native 4775
Africa Senegal SEN native 4479
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4479
Europe Slovenia SVN native 4775
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4066
Europe Spain ESP native 4775
Asia Syria SYR native 4775
Africa Togo TGO native 4479
Africa Tunisia TUN native 4775
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
South America Uruguay URY native 4479
North America USA USA native 4479
Africa West Sahara ESH native 4479
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