Pomacentrus brachialis was reported from 23 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 21 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 2 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia to Fiji, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to New Caledonia. Recently recorded from Tonga (Ref. 53797).
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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 China CHN native 47843
Oceania Fiji FJI native 1602
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Japan JPN native 1602
Asia Malaysia MYS native 48636
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 1602
Oceania Palau PLW native 7247
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 1602
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 7247
Asia Taiwan TWN native 7247
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 7247
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534

Table 2: Possible in 2 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia India IND questionable 45255
Africa Mauritius MUS questionable 5503

Table 4: Reported from 23 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia China CHN native 47843
Oceania Fiji FJI native 1602
Asia India IND questionable 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Japan JPN native 1602
Asia Malaysia MYS native 48636
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Africa Mauritius MUS questionable 5503
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 1602
Oceania Palau PLW native 7247
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 1602
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 7247
Asia Taiwan TWN native 7247
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 7247
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
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