Raja clavata was reported from 69 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 68 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 1 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 and Southwest Indian Ocean: Iceland to Madagascar, including the Mediterranean Sea.
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Table 1: Present in 68 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 4645
Africa Algeria DZA native 4645
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
Europe Belgium BEL native 4645
Africa Benin BEN native 3167
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 3167
Europe Bulgaria BGR native 4645
Africa Cameroon CMR native 3167
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 3167
Europe Channel Is. CHA native 3167
Africa Congo COG native 3167
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 3167
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 3167
Europe Croatia HRV native 3167
Asia Cyprus CYP native 3167
Europe Denmark DNK native 6302
Africa Egypt EGY native 4645
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 3167
Europe Faeroe Is. FRO native 3167
Europe France FRA native 4645
Africa Gabon GAB native 3167
Africa Gambia GMB native 3167
Europe Germany DEU native 4645
Africa Ghana GHA native 3167
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 4645
Europe Greece GRC native 4645
Africa Guinea GIN native 3167
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Europe Iceland ISL native 12462
Europe Ireland IRL native 4645
Europe Isle of Man IMN native 3167
Asia Israel ISR native 4645
Europe Italy ITA native 4645
Asia Lebanon LBN native 4645
Africa Liberia LBR native 3167
Africa Libya LBY native 4645
Africa Madagascar MDG native 41670
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Africa Mauritania MRT native 3167
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Europe Monaco MCO native 3167
Europe Montenegro MNE native 4645
Africa Morocco MAR native 4426
Africa Namibia NAM native 114953
Europe Netherlands NLD native 4645
Africa Nigeria NGA native 3167
Europe Norway NOR native 4645
Europe Poland POL native 3167
Europe Portugal PRT native 4645
Europe Romania ROU native 4645
Europe Russia RUS native 4645
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 3167
Africa Senegal SEN native 3167
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 3167
Europe Slovenia SVN native 3167
Africa South Africa ZAF native 114953
Europe Spain ESP native 4645
Europe Sweden SWE native 4645
Asia Syria SYR native 4645
Africa Togo TGO native 3167
Africa Tunisia TUN native 4645
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Europe UK GBR native 4645
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE native 4921
Europe UK No Ireld GBN native 3167
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 3167
Europe Ukraine UKR native 3167
Africa West Sahara ESH native 3167

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Madeira Is. MRA questionable 74541

Table 4: Reported from 69 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 4645
Africa Algeria DZA native 4645
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
Europe Belgium BEL native 4645
Africa Benin BEN native 3167
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 3167
Europe Bulgaria BGR native 4645
Africa Cameroon CMR native 3167
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 3167
Europe Channel Is. CHA native 3167
Africa Congo COG native 3167
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 3167
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 3167
Europe Croatia HRV native 3167
Asia Cyprus CYP native 3167
Europe Denmark DNK native 6302
Africa Egypt EGY native 4645
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 3167
Europe Faeroe Is. FRO native 3167
Europe France FRA native 4645
Africa Gabon GAB native 3167
Africa Gambia GMB native 3167
Europe Germany DEU native 4645
Africa Ghana GHA native 3167
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 4645
Europe Greece GRC native 4645
Africa Guinea GIN native 3167
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Europe Iceland ISL native 12462
Europe Ireland IRL native 4645
Europe Isle of Man IMN native 3167
Asia Israel ISR native 4645
Europe Italy ITA native 4645
Asia Lebanon LBN native 4645
Africa Liberia LBR native 3167
Africa Libya LBY native 4645
Africa Madagascar MDG native 41670
Africa Madeira Is. MRA questionable 74541
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Africa Mauritania MRT native 3167
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Europe Monaco MCO native 3167
Europe Montenegro MNE native 4645
Africa Morocco MAR native 4426
Africa Namibia NAM native 114953
Europe Netherlands NLD native 4645
Africa Nigeria NGA native 3167
Europe Norway NOR native 4645
Europe Poland POL native 3167
Europe Portugal PRT native 4645
Europe Romania ROU native 4645
Europe Russia RUS native 4645
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 3167
Africa Senegal SEN native 3167
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 3167
Europe Slovenia SVN native 3167
Africa South Africa ZAF native 114953
Europe Spain ESP native 4645
Europe Sweden SWE native 4645
Asia Syria SYR native 4645
Africa Togo TGO native 3167
Africa Tunisia TUN native 4645
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Europe UK GBR native 4645
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE native 4921
Europe UK No Ireld GBN native 3167
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 3167
Europe Ukraine UKR native 3167
Africa West Sahara ESH native 3167
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