Scolecenchelys macroptera was reported from 23 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 23 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: Indo-Pacific: East Africa to the Society Islands, north to the Ryukyu Islands, south to the southern Great Barrier Reef.
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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
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 583
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 637
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Oceania Palau PLW native 103126
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 5211
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 1602
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 559
Asia Taiwan TWN native 47843
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797

Table 4: Reported from 23 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 583
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 637
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Oceania Palau PLW native 103126
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 5211
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 1602
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 559
Asia Taiwan TWN native 47843
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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