Chromis atripectoralis was reported from 32 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 31 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: Indo-Pacific: most islands of Oceania except Hawaiian Islands, Marquesas, and Pitcairn Group; also Australia north to the Ryukyu Islands. In the Indian Ocean, there are confirmed records Seychelles, Thailand and Western Australia. Often confused with Chromis viridis.
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Table 1: Present in 31 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 7247
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 4517
Oceania Guam GUM native 1602
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Japan JPN native 43239
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 37816
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 90102
Asia Malaysia MYS native 1602
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 7247
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 4517
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11897
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 10685
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Asia Thailand THA native 7247
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 4966
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Tanzania TZA questionable 51015

Table 4: Reported from 32 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 7247
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 4517
Oceania Guam GUM native 1602
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Japan JPN native 43239
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 37816
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 90102
Asia Malaysia MYS native 1602
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 7247
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 4517
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11897
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 10685
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Tanzania TZA questionable 51015
Asia Thailand THA native 7247
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 4966
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816
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