Chaetodon ornatissimus was reported from 38 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 38 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: Sri Lanka to the Hawaiian, Marquesan and Ducie islands, north to southern Japan, south to Lord Howe and Rapa Islands; throughout Micronesia.
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Table 1: Present in 38 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 75154
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania Fiji FJI native 10708
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 37816
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia Indonesia IDN native 8631
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 90102
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 13236
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 37816
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 393
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 1602
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 43239
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 1602
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 28618
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 46904
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 12846
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816

Table 4: Reported from 38 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Oceania Fiji FJI native 10708
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 37816
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia Indonesia IDN native 8631
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 90102
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 13236
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 37816
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 393
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 1602
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 43239
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 1602
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 28618
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 46904
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 12846
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816
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