Chlorurus sordidus was reported from 58 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 28 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 30 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Indian Ocean.
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Table 1: Present in 28 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 45255
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Bahrain BHR native 28618
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Africa Egypt EGY native 1602
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 27157
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Kenya KEN native 31740
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Asia Maldives MDV native 30829
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 41878
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 28618
Africa Seychelles SYC native 3488
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5490
Africa Tanzania TZA native 51015
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631

Table 3: Absent from 30 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM misidentification 88079
Oceania Caroline I. CRL misidentification 88079
Asia China CHN misidentification 88079
Oceania Cook Is. COK misidentification 88079
Oceania French Polynesia PYF misidentification 88079
Oceania Guam GUM misidentification 88079
Oceania Hawaii HWI misidentification 88079
Asia Hong Kong HKG misidentification 88079
Asia Japan JPN misidentification 88079
Oceania Johnston I. JTN misidentification 88079
Oceania Kiribati KIR misidentification 88079
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI misidentification 88079
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL misidentification 88079
Oceania Micronesia FSM misidentification 88079
Oceania New Caledonia NCL misidentification 88079
Oceania Niue NIU misidentification 88079
Oceania North Marianas MNP misidentification 88079
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW misidentification 88079
Oceania Palau PLW misidentification 88079
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG misidentification 88079
Asia Philippines PHL misidentification 88079
Oceania Pitcairn PCN misidentification 88079
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU misidentification 88079
Oceania Samoa WSM misidentification 88079
Oceania Tahiti TIT misidentification 88079
Asia Taiwan TWN misidentification 88079
Oceania Tonga TON misidentification 88079
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA misidentification 88079
Oceania Vanuatu VUT misidentification 88079
Asia Viet Nam VNM misidentification 88079

Table 4: Reported from 58 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM misidentification 88079
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 45255
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Bahrain BHR native 28618
Oceania Caroline I. CRL misidentification 88079
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN misidentification 88079
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania Cook Is. COK misidentification 88079
Africa Egypt EGY native 1602
Oceania French Polynesia PYF misidentification 88079
Oceania Guam GUM misidentification 88079
Oceania Hawaii HWI misidentification 88079
Asia Hong Kong HKG misidentification 88079
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 27157
Asia Japan JPN misidentification 88079
Oceania Johnston I. JTN misidentification 88079
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Kenya KEN native 31740
Oceania Kiribati KIR misidentification 88079
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI misidentification 88079
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Asia Maldives MDV native 30829
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL misidentification 88079
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM misidentification 88079
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 41878
Oceania New Caledonia NCL misidentification 88079
Oceania Niue NIU misidentification 88079
Oceania North Marianas MNP misidentification 88079
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW misidentification 88079
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW misidentification 88079
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG misidentification 88079
Asia Philippines PHL misidentification 88079
Oceania Pitcairn PCN misidentification 88079
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU misidentification 88079
Oceania Samoa WSM misidentification 88079
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 28618
Africa Seychelles SYC native 3488
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5490
Oceania Tahiti TIT misidentification 88079
Asia Taiwan TWN misidentification 88079
Africa Tanzania TZA native 51015
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON misidentification 88079
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA misidentification 88079
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Oceania Vanuatu VUT misidentification 88079
Asia Viet Nam VNM misidentification 88079
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631
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