Trachinocephalus myops was reported from 96 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 95 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: Restricted to Atlantic: W Atlantic Ocean (from Cape Cod, Massachusetts to Brazil, including Bermuda, Bahamas, Antilles and Gulf of Mexico; E Atlantic from Mauritania to Gabon, including Saint Helena and Ascension Islands.
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Table 1: Present in 95 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Africa Angola AGO native 5512
North America Anguilla AIA native 26938
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 26938
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 4472
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
North America Barbados BRB native 26938
Africa Benin BEN native 4472
North America Bermuda BMU native 7251
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4472
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 26938
Asia China CHN native 44036
South America Colombia COL native 5217
Africa Congo COG native 4472
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4472
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4472
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 26938
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 26938
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4472
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
Africa Gabon GAB native 5516
Africa Gambia GMB native 4472
Africa Ghana GHA native 4472
North America Grenada GRD native 26938
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 26938
Africa Guinea GIN native 4472
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 26938
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 5978
North America Jamaica JAM native 27228
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Oceania Kermadec Is. KMD native 8879
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 77001
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Africa Liberia LBR native 4472
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Asia Maldives MDV native 30829
North America Martinique MTQ native 26938
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4472
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
North America Montserrat MSR native 26938
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Africa Namibia NAM native 27121
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 9070
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
North America Nicaragua NIC native 13613
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4472
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK native 8879
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 10558
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 34088
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 99978
Africa Senegal SEN native 4472
Africa Seychelles SYC native 10685
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4472
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4055
Africa St Helena SHN native 5288
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 26938
North America St Lucia LCA native 9761
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 26938
South America Suriname SUR native 13608
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4868
Africa Tanzania TZA native 2871
Asia Thailand THA native 52823
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Africa Togo TGO native 4472
South America Trind. M.Vaz Is. TRD native 40849
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 5217
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 26938
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 2682
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 26938
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26938
Asia Yemen YEM native 28016

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Canada CAN stray 5951

Table 4: Reported from 96 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Africa Angola AGO native 5512
North America Anguilla AIA native 26938
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 26938
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 4472
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
North America Barbados BRB native 26938
Africa Benin BEN native 4472
North America Bermuda BMU native 7251
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4472
North America Canada CAN stray 5951
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 26938
Asia China CHN native 44036
South America Colombia COL native 5217
Africa Congo COG native 4472
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4472
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4472
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 26938
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 26938
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4472
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
Africa Gabon GAB native 5516
Africa Gambia GMB native 4472
Africa Ghana GHA native 4472
North America Grenada GRD native 26938
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 26938
Africa Guinea GIN native 4472
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 26938
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 5978
North America Jamaica JAM native 27228
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Oceania Kermadec Is. KMD native 8879
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 77001
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Africa Liberia LBR native 4472
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Asia Maldives MDV native 30829
North America Martinique MTQ native 26938
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4472
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
North America Montserrat MSR native 26938
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Africa Namibia NAM native 27121
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 9070
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
North America Nicaragua NIC native 13613
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4472
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK native 8879
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 10558
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 34088
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 99978
Africa Senegal SEN native 4472
Africa Seychelles SYC native 10685
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4472
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4055
Africa St Helena SHN native 5288
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 26938
North America St Lucia LCA native 9761
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 26938
South America Suriname SUR native 13608
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4868
Africa Tanzania TZA native 2871
Asia Thailand THA native 52823
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Africa Togo TGO native 4472
South America Trind. M.Vaz Is. TRD native 40849
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 5217
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 26938
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 2682
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 26938
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26938
Asia Yemen YEM native 28016
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