Apogonichthyoides melas was reported from 12 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 12 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: Western Pacific: Malaysia to Moluccas, north to the Ryukyu Islands, south to Rowley Shoals. Reported from New Caledonia (Ref. 11889).
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Table 1: Present in 12 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Malaysia MYS native 1602
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11889
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 11890
Asia Philippines PHL native 10558
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 1602
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4868
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 12846

Table 4: Reported from 12 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Malaysia MYS native 1602
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11889
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 11890
Asia Philippines PHL native 10558
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 1602
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4868
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 12846
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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