Centriscus scutatus was reported from 24 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 22 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 2 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: Red Sea and Arabian Gulf (Ref. 11441) to New Guinea, north to southern Japan, south to New South Wales, Australia.
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Table 1: Present in 22 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 3131
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia India IND native 48635
Asia Indonesia IDN native 561
Asia Iran IRN native 47613
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Kuwait KWT native 559
Asia Malaysia MYS native 5756
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 90102
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 561
Asia Philippines PHL native 2858
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 68964
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706

Table 2: Possible in 2 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Cambodia KHM questionable 31154
Africa Tanzania TZA questionable 51015

Table 4: Reported from 24 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 3131
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia Cambodia KHM questionable 31154
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia India IND native 48635
Asia Indonesia IDN native 561
Asia Iran IRN native 47613
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Kuwait KWT native 559
Asia Malaysia MYS native 5756
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 90102
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 561
Asia Philippines PHL native 2858
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 68964
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Tanzania TZA questionable 51015
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706
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