Lethrinus atlanticus was reported from 17 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 17 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: Eastern Central Atlantic: Senegal to Gabon; also Cape Verde, São Tome-Principe Islands, and Rolas Islands. There is little doubt that only a single species of Lethrinus exists in the tropical western Atlantic.
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Table 1: Present in 17 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Benin BEN native 2295
Africa Cameroon CMR native 2295
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 2295
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 2295
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 2295
Africa Gabon GAB native 2295
Africa Gambia GMB native 2295
Africa Ghana GHA native 2295
Africa Guinea GIN native 2295
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 2295
Africa Liberia LBR native 2295
Africa Mauritania MRT native 5377
Africa Nigeria NGA native 2295
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 2295
Africa Senegal SEN native 2295
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 2295
Africa Togo TGO native 2295

Table 4: Reported from 17 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Benin BEN native 2295
Africa Cameroon CMR native 2295
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 2295
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 2295
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 2295
Africa Gabon GAB native 2295
Africa Gambia GMB native 2295
Africa Ghana GHA native 2295
Africa Guinea GIN native 2295
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 2295
Africa Liberia LBR native 2295
Africa Mauritania MRT native 5377
Africa Nigeria NGA native 2295
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 2295
Africa Senegal SEN native 2295
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 2295
Africa Togo TGO native 2295
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