Opistognathus lonchurus was reported from 9 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 8 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: southeastern Florida, USA and northeastern Gulf of Mexico to Suriname.
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Table 1: Present in 8 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Colombia COL native 51183
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
South America Guyana GUY native 26340
North America Haiti HTI native 51183
North America Mexico MEX native 78464
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 51183
South America Suriname SUR native 7251
North America USA USA native 7251

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Brazil BRA questionable 57756

Table 4: Reported from 9 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Brazil BRA questionable 57756
South America Colombia COL native 51183
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
South America Guyana GUY native 26340
North America Haiti HTI native 51183
North America Mexico MEX native 78464
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 51183
South America Suriname SUR native 7251
North America USA USA native 7251
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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