Istiblennius lineatus was reported from 41 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 39 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: Indo-Pacific: Laccadive Islands and Maldives to Mangaréva, Gambier Islands. Western Central Pacific: Guam (Ref. 35721).
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Table 1: Present in 39 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 9962
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 1602
Oceania Caroline I. CRL native 1602
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 9962
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 9962
Oceania Fiji FJI native 9962
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 35721
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Israel ISR native 28618
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 1602
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Asia Myanmar MMR native 9962
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 9962
Oceania Niue NIU native 9962
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Asia Oman OMN native 28618
Oceania Palau PLW native 9962
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 37816
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 9962
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 9962
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 9962
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4868
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tokelau TKL native 9962
Oceania Tonga TON native 9962
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 9962
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 9962
Oceania US Minor Is. UMI native 9962
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 9962

Table 2: Possible in 2 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK questionable 8879
Africa Seychelles SYC questionable 1623

Table 4: Reported from 41 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 9962
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 1602
Oceania Caroline I. CRL native 1602
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 9962
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 9962
Oceania Fiji FJI native 9962
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 35721
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Israel ISR native 28618
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 1602
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Asia Myanmar MMR native 9962
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 9962
Oceania Niue NIU native 9962
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK questionable 8879
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Asia Oman OMN native 28618
Oceania Palau PLW native 9962
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 37816
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC questionable 1623
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 9962
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 9962
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 9962
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4868
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tokelau TKL native 9962
Oceania Tonga TON native 9962
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 9962
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 9962
Oceania US Minor Is. UMI native 9962
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 9962
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