Tetraodon lineatus was reported from 19 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 18 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 1 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Africa: Nile (Ref. 1880, 31439, 58460), Chad (Ref. 367, 57417), Senegal, Gambia, Geba, Volta River basins (Ref. 57417). Also found in Lake Turkana in Kenya (Ref. 52331).
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Table 1: Present in 18 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Burkina Faso BFA native 57417
Africa Cameroon CMR native 57417
Africa Central Afr. Rp CAF native 57417
Africa Chad TCD native 57417
Africa Egypt EGY native 31439
Africa Ethiopia ETH native 58460
Africa Gambia GMB native 57417
Africa Ghana GHA native 57417
Africa Guinea GIN native 57417
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 1880
Africa Kenya KEN native 52331
Africa Mali MLI native 57417
Africa Mauritania MRT native 55783
Africa Niger NER native 57417
Africa Nigeria NGA native 57417
Africa Senegal SEN native 57417
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4743
Africa Sudan SDN native 28714

Table 3: Absent from 1 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Hawaii HWI not established 5358

Table 4: Reported from 19 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Burkina Faso BFA native 57417
Africa Cameroon CMR native 57417
Africa Central Afr. Rp CAF native 57417
Africa Chad TCD native 57417
Africa Egypt EGY native 31439
Africa Ethiopia ETH native 58460
Africa Gambia GMB native 57417
Africa Ghana GHA native 57417
Africa Guinea GIN native 57417
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 1880
Oceania Hawaii HWI not established 5358
Africa Kenya KEN native 52331
Africa Mali MLI native 57417
Africa Mauritania MRT native 55783
Africa Niger NER native 57417
Africa Nigeria NGA native 57417
Africa Senegal SEN native 57417
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4743
Africa Sudan SDN native 28714
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