Monodactylus falciformis was reported from 12 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 10 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: Western Indian Ocean: Red Sea to False Bay, South Africa, Madagascar (Ref. 4337), and Reunion (Ref. 53568).
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Table 1: Present in 10 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia India IND native 45255
Africa Kenya KEN native 12484
Africa Madagascar MDG native 4337
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Asia Pakistan PAK native 45255
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5400
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 45255
Africa Tanzania TZA native 12484

Table 2: Possible in 2 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Thailand THA questionable 37773
Asia Viet Nam VNM questionable 12846

Table 4: Reported from 12 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia India IND native 45255
Africa Kenya KEN native 12484
Africa Madagascar MDG native 4337
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Asia Pakistan PAK native 45255
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5400
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 45255
Africa Tanzania TZA native 12484
Asia Thailand THA questionable 37773
Asia Viet Nam VNM questionable 12846
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