Gymnothorax thyrsoideus was reported from 28 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 28 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: Christmas Island to French Polynesia, north to the Ryukyu Islands and south to Tonga; throughout Micronesia.
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Table 1: Present in 28 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 Cambodia KHM native 84750
Asia China CHN native 48635
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 1602
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 37816
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Kermadec Is. KMD native 89275
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11889
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Palau PLW native 103126
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 41464
Asia Philippines PHL native 2858
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Taiwan TWN native 6934
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tonga TON native 9710
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 1602
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706

Table 4: Reported from 28 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 Cambodia KHM native 84750
Asia China CHN native 48635
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 1602
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 37816
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Kermadec Is. KMD native 89275
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11889
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Palau PLW native 103126
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 41464
Asia Philippines PHL native 2858
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Taiwan TWN native 6934
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tonga TON native 9710
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 1602
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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