Iniistius aneitensis was reported from 22 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 21 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: Indo-Pacific: Chagos Islands to the Hawaiian Islands, north to the Ryukyus; Marianas and Marshalls in Micronesia.
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Table 1: Present in 21 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania Guam GUM native 28618
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Japan JPN native 43239
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 48613
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 43239
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 48636

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Mauritius MUS questionable 58078

Table 4: Reported from 22 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania Guam GUM native 28618
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Japan JPN native 43239
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Africa Mauritius MUS questionable 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 48613
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 43239
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 48636
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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