Gnatholepis cauerensis was reported from 43 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 41 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: Indo-Pacific: widespread from South Africa to Pitcairn I.; in the Pacific north to Miyake-jima, Japan, south to Sydney Harbour, Australia; in the Indian Ocean north to Djibouti (Gulf of Tadjourah) and south to Aliwal Shoal, Kwa-Zulu Natal.
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Table 1: Present in 41 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 41653
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 28618
Asia China CHN native 4343
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Africa Comoros COM native 41653
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania Fiji FJI native 41653
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 1602
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 1602
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 4343
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Kenya KEN native 31740
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 41653
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 13236
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 41653
Oceania Palau PLW native 1602
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 28888
Asia Philippines PHL native 280
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 37816
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 37816
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1623
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4343
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 41653
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Tanzania TZA native 41653
Asia Thailand THA native 41653
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 41653

Table 2: Possible in 2 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Christmas I. CXR questionable 30874
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU questionable 28618

Table 4: Reported from 43 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 41653
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 28618
Asia China CHN native 4343
Asia Christmas I. CXR questionable 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Africa Comoros COM native 41653
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania Fiji FJI native 41653
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 1602
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 1602
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 4343
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Kenya KEN native 31740
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 41653
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 13236
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 41653
Oceania Palau PLW native 1602
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 28888
Asia Philippines PHL native 280
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 37816
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 37816
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU questionable 28618
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1623
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4343
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 41653
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Tanzania TZA native 41653
Asia Thailand THA native 41653
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 41653
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