Brachysomophis crocodilinus was reported from 39 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 37 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 1 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 1 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Indo-Pacific: East Africa to the Society Islands (but not the Hawaiian Archipelago), north to Japan, south to Australia.
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Table 1: Present in 37 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Africa Comoros COM native 42180
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania Fiji FJI native 42180
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 42180
Oceania Guam GUM native 35720
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia Indonesia IDN native 42180
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Johnston I. JTN native 42180
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 42180
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 39494
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 37816
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 42180
Asia Philippines PHL native 42180
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Africa Seychelles SYC native 3972
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3972
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 42180
Asia Taiwan TWN native 12711
Africa Tanzania TZA native 3972
Asia Thailand THA native 42180
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Oceania Tokelau TKL native 42180
Oceania Tonga TON native 42180
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 37816
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Samoa WSM questionable 592

Table 3: Absent from 1 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Hawaii HWI misidentification 42180

Table 4: Reported from 39 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Africa Comoros COM native 42180
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania Fiji FJI native 42180
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 42180
Oceania Guam GUM native 35720
Oceania Hawaii HWI misidentification 42180
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia Indonesia IDN native 42180
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Johnston I. JTN native 42180
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 42180
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 39494
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 37816
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 42180
Asia Philippines PHL native 42180
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Samoa WSM questionable 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 3972
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3972
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 42180
Asia Taiwan TWN native 12711
Africa Tanzania TZA native 3972
Asia Thailand THA native 42180
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Oceania Tokelau TKL native 42180
Oceania Tonga TON native 42180
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 37816
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706
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