Strongylura leiura was reported from 36 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 36 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-West Pacific: Somalia (Ref. 30573) and Tanzania to Durban, South Africa (Ref. 3130) east to Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka and southeast Asia to New Guinea, Australia, and the Philippines. Reported from southern China (Ref. 5317). The Australian population is regarded as subspecies Strongylura leiura ferox by Parin (1967) (Ref. 1602).
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Table 1: Present in 36 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 2334
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia China CHN native 5317
Oceania Fiji FJI native 5317
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 4833
Asia Indonesia IDN native 7050
Asia Iraq IRQ native 104291
Africa Kenya KEN native 12484
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Asia Myanmar MMR native 97399
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11889
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Asia Pakistan PAK native 9682
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 393
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 68964
Africa Seychelles SYC native 3130
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 12484
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 9682
Asia Taiwan TWN native 12711
Africa Tanzania TZA native 12484
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706

Table 4: Reported from 36 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 2334
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia China CHN native 5317
Oceania Fiji FJI native 5317
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 4833
Asia Indonesia IDN native 7050
Asia Iraq IRQ native 104291
Africa Kenya KEN native 12484
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Asia Myanmar MMR native 97399
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11889
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Asia Pakistan PAK native 9682
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 393
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 68964
Africa Seychelles SYC native 3130
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 12484
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 9682
Asia Taiwan TWN native 12711
Africa Tanzania TZA native 12484
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706
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