Uropterygius macrocephalus was reported from 39 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 39 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: Red Sea (Ref. 84159); Reunion and Mauritius (Ref. 33390), Seychelles (Ref. 10685); Christmas Island to the Society Islands, north to southern Japan and the Hawaiian islands. Eastern Pacific: southern Gulf of California to Ecuador, including the Revillagigedo, Cocos, and Galapagos islands (Ref. 9324). Specimen from Thailand needs further comparison (Ref. 1632).
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Table 1: Present in 39 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
North America Clipperton I. CLI native 35581
South America Cocos I. (C.R.) CCC native 9324
South America Colombia COL native 9324
North America Costa Rica CRI native 9324
South America Ecuador ECU native 9324
North America El Salvador SLV native 9324
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 28023
Oceania Guam GUM native 1602
North America Guatemala GTM native 9324
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
North America Honduras HND native 9320
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 10685
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Africa Mauritius MUS native 33390
North America Mexico MEX native 9324
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 559
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 10713
North America Nicaragua NIC native 9324
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 90102
Oceania Palau PLW native 103126
North America Panama PAN native 1602
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6771
South America Peru PER native 9324
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 87915
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
North America Revillagigedo REV native 9324
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 10685
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 90102
Asia Taiwan TWN native 6934
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797

Table 4: Reported from 39 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
North America Clipperton I. CLI native 35581
South America Cocos I. (C.R.) CCC native 9324
South America Colombia COL native 9324
North America Costa Rica CRI native 9324
South America Ecuador ECU native 9324
North America El Salvador SLV native 9324
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 28023
Oceania Guam GUM native 1602
North America Guatemala GTM native 9324
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
North America Honduras HND native 9320
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 10685
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Africa Mauritius MUS native 33390
North America Mexico MEX native 9324
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 559
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 10713
North America Nicaragua NIC native 9324
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 90102
Oceania Palau PLW native 103126
North America Panama PAN native 1602
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6771
South America Peru PER native 9324
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 87915
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
North America Revillagigedo REV native 9324
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 10685
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 90102
Asia Taiwan TWN native 6934
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
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