Acanthurus monroviae was reported from 25 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 23 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: Eastern Atlantic: from the coasts of Morocco to Angola (Ref. 3149); including Cape Verde archipelagos and the Canaries. Also recorded from southern Spain, Tunisia, Algeria, Israel and Greece (Ref. 112505).
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Table 1: Present in 23 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Algeria DZA native 82553
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
Africa Benin BEN native 6315
Africa Cameroon CMR native 7345
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 52678
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
Africa Congo COG native 7345
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 7345
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 7345
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 7345
Africa Gabon GAB native 5516
Africa Gambia GMB native 7345
Africa Ghana GHA native 7345
Africa Guinea GIN native 7345
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Africa Liberia LBR native 7345
Africa Mauritania MRT native 7345
Africa Morocco MAR native 7345
Africa Nigeria NGA native 7345
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 34088
Africa Senegal SEN native 7345
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 7345
Africa Togo TGO native 7345

Table 2: Possible in 2 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Brazil BRA stray 58066
Asia Israel ISR stray 58066

Table 4: Reported from 25 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Algeria DZA native 82553
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
Africa Benin BEN native 6315
South America Brazil BRA stray 58066
Africa Cameroon CMR native 7345
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 52678
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
Africa Congo COG native 7345
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 7345
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 7345
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 7345
Africa Gabon GAB native 5516
Africa Gambia GMB native 7345
Africa Ghana GHA native 7345
Africa Guinea GIN native 7345
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Asia Israel ISR stray 58066
Africa Liberia LBR native 7345
Africa Mauritania MRT native 7345
Africa Morocco MAR native 7345
Africa Nigeria NGA native 7345
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 34088
Africa Senegal SEN native 7345
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 7345
Africa Togo TGO native 7345
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