Chloroscombrus chrysurus was reported from 64 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 63 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: Western Atlantic: Massachusetts to Florida, USA and Bermuda to Uruguay; throughout Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico (Ref. 9626); Bahamas, Antilles, along Central and South American coasts to Uruguay (Ref. 26938). Eastern Atlantic: Spain to Angola (Ref. 57392). Replaced by Chloroscombrus orqueta in eastern Pacific. These two species have not been adequately studied and may prove to be conspecific.
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Table 1: Present in 63 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
North America Anguilla AIA native 3277
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3277
South America Argentina ARG native 2806
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
North America Bahamas BHS native 26938
North America Barbados BRB native 3277
North America Belize BLZ native 3277
Africa Benin BEN native 7097
North America Bermuda BMU native 7251
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Africa Cameroon CMR native 7097
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 26938
South America Colombia COL native 36754
Africa Congo COG native 7097
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 7097
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3277
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 7097
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3277
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 26235
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 7097
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
Africa Gabon GAB native 7097
Africa Gambia GMB native 7097
Africa Ghana GHA native 7097
North America Grenada GRD native 3277
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 3277
North America Guatemala GTM native 3277
Africa Guinea GIN native 7097
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3277
North America Honduras HND native 3277
North America Jamaica JAM native 27286
Africa Liberia LBR native 7097
North America Martinique MTQ native 3277
Africa Mauritania MRT native 57392
North America Mexico MEX native 3277
North America Montserrat MSR native 3277
Africa Namibia NAM native 36731
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3277
Africa Nigeria NGA native 7097
North America Panama PAN native 3277
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 34088
Africa Senegal SEN native 33587
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 7097
Europe Spain ESP native 79980
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3277
North America St Lucia LCA native 3277
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3277
South America Suriname SUR native 26912
Africa Togo TGO native 7097
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 36613
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 26938
South America Uruguay URY native 26340
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 9626
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 3277
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26938

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia China CHN questionable 57879

Table 4: Reported from 64 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
North America Anguilla AIA native 3277
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3277
South America Argentina ARG native 2806
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
North America Bahamas BHS native 26938
North America Barbados BRB native 3277
North America Belize BLZ native 3277
Africa Benin BEN native 7097
North America Bermuda BMU native 7251
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Africa Cameroon CMR native 7097
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 26938
Asia China CHN questionable 57879
South America Colombia COL native 36754
Africa Congo COG native 7097
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 7097
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3277
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 7097
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3277
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 26235
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 7097
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
Africa Gabon GAB native 7097
Africa Gambia GMB native 7097
Africa Ghana GHA native 7097
North America Grenada GRD native 3277
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 3277
North America Guatemala GTM native 3277
Africa Guinea GIN native 7097
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3277
North America Honduras HND native 3277
North America Jamaica JAM native 27286
Africa Liberia LBR native 7097
North America Martinique MTQ native 3277
Africa Mauritania MRT native 57392
North America Mexico MEX native 3277
North America Montserrat MSR native 3277
Africa Namibia NAM native 36731
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3277
Africa Nigeria NGA native 7097
North America Panama PAN native 3277
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 34088
Africa Senegal SEN native 33587
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 7097
Europe Spain ESP native 79980
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3277
North America St Lucia LCA native 3277
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3277
South America Suriname SUR native 26912
Africa Togo TGO native 7097
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 36613
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 26938
South America Uruguay URY native 26340
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 9626
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 3277
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26938
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