Paracirrhites hemistictus was reported from 24 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 23 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: Eastern Indian Ocean: Cocos-Keeling and Christmas islands. Pacific Ocean: all islands of Oceania except Hawaii and Easter Island. Also known from the Ogasawara Islands (Ref. 559). Remains unreported from any continental shore or any of the large islands of the Indo-Malayan region.
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Table 1: Present in 23 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Australia AUS native 49596
Oceania Caroline I. CRL native 1602
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 1602
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania Fiji FJI native 79653
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 28620
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 1602
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 1602
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 1602
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Philippines PHL questionable 53416

Table 4: Reported from 24 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Australia AUS native 49596
Oceania Caroline I. CRL native 1602
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 1602
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania Fiji FJI native 79653
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 28620
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 1602
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 1602
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL questionable 53416
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 1602
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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