Chaetodon vagabundus was reported from 54 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 54 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 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: East Africa to the Line and Tuamoto islands, north to southern Japan, south to the Lord Howe and the Austral islands. Closely related to Chaetodon decussatus.
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Table 1: Present in 54 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 78751
Oceania Caroline I. CRL native 1602
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Africa Djibouti DJI native 5450
Oceania Fiji FJI native 10708
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 4517
Oceania Guam GUM native 37816
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 119494
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 8631
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Kenya KEN native 12484
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 1602
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 12484
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 12339
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Asia Myanmar MMR native 5736
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 4517
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK native 8879
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 6306
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 393
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Rodriguez ROD native 33390
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 43239
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 4858
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Africa Somalia SOM native 12484
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5372
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 10361
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 4537
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4868
Africa Tanzania TZA native 12484
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 4537
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 1602
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 13300
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 12846
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631

Table 4: Reported from 54 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 78751
Oceania Caroline I. CRL native 1602
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Africa Djibouti DJI native 5450
Oceania Fiji FJI native 10708
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 4517
Oceania Guam GUM native 37816
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 119494
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 8631
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Kenya KEN native 12484
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 1602
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 12484
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 12339
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Asia Myanmar MMR native 5736
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 4517
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK native 8879
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 6306
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 393
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Rodriguez ROD native 33390
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 43239
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 4858
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Africa Somalia SOM native 12484
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5372
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 10361
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 4537
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4868
Africa Tanzania TZA native 12484
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 4537
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 1602
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 13300
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 12846
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631
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