Parupeneus insularis was reported from 19 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 19 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: Eastern Central Pacific: Hawaii, French Polynesia, and Pitcairn Islands to the Marshall, Mariana, Phoenix, and Samoa islands. This species is included in the Parupeneus trifasciatus complex where, Parupeneus trifasciatus is restricted to the Indian Ocean and Parupeneus crassilabris is from eastern Indian Ocean and the western Pacific, east to Fiji, Tonga, and the Caroline Islands.
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Table 1: Present in 19 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 37816
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 45589
Asia Japan JPN native 45589
Oceania Johnston I. JTN native 54393
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 54393
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 5439
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 6273
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 1602
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 54393
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 45589
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 54393
Oceania US Minor Is. UMI native 45589
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816

Table 4: Reported from 19 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 37816
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 45589
Asia Japan JPN native 45589
Oceania Johnston I. JTN native 54393
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 54393
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 5439
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 6273
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 1602
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 54393
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 45589
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 54393
Oceania US Minor Is. UMI native 45589
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816
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