Upeneus heemstra was reported from 14 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 14 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 Indian Ocean: Mozambique to Central Red Sea, Seychelles, W India and Sri Lanka,
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Table 1: Present in 14 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Africa Egypt EGY native 4517
Asia India IND native 45255
Africa Kenya KEN native 95469
Africa Madagascar MDG native 4517
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 41878
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 95469
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1623
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5405
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 11298
Africa Tanzania TZA native 95469
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631

Table 4: Reported from 14 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Africa Egypt EGY native 4517
Asia India IND native 45255
Africa Kenya KEN native 95469
Africa Madagascar MDG native 4517
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 41878
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 95469
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1623
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5405
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 11298
Africa Tanzania TZA native 95469
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631
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