Siganus lineatus was reported from 16 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 16 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-West Pacific: Maldives, Laccadive Archipelago, India, Sri Lanka, Ogasawara Islands (Japan), eastern Indonesia, New Guinea, Australia, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia and Philippines; Palau and Yap in Micronesia. Records from Viet Nam (Ref. 2682) is probably Siganus guttatus.
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Table 1: Present in 16 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 1419
Asia India IND native 1419
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1419
Asia Japan JPN native 1419
Asia Malaysia MYS native 1419
Asia Maldives MDV native 1419
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11889
Oceania Palau PLW native 1419
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6771
Asia Philippines PHL native 1419
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 1419
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 1419
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 1419
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534

Table 4: Reported from 16 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 1419
Asia India IND native 1419
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1419
Asia Japan JPN native 1419
Asia Malaysia MYS native 1419
Asia Maldives MDV native 1419
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11889
Oceania Palau PLW native 1419
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6771
Asia Philippines PHL native 1419
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 1419
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 1419
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 1419
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
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