Etmopterus pusillus was reported from 37 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 37 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: Western Atlantic: northern Gulf of Mexico; southern Brazil to Argentina (Ref. 247, 6871). One specimen collected off the Guianas (Ref. 13608). Eastern Atlantic: Portugal to Namibia. Also occurs in oceanic waters between Argentina and South Africa. Western Indian Ocean: South Africa, and Arabian Sea (Ref.85183). Western Pacific: Australia (Ref. 6871), New Zealand (Ref. 26346), and Japan. Southeast Pacific: Amber Seamount, Nasca and Sala-y-Gomez.
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Table 1: Present in 37 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 247
South America Argentina ARG native 247
Oceania Australia AUS native 6871
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 247
Africa Benin BEN native 247
South America Brazil BRA native 247
Africa Cameroon CMR native 247
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 89108
South America Chile CHL native 86248
Africa Congo COG native 247
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 247
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 247
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 247
Oceania Fiji FJI native 85272
Europe France FRA native 116450
Africa Gabon GAB native 247
Africa Ghana GHA native 247
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia India IND native 85183
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Liberia LBR native 247
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 247
Africa Morocco MAR native 247
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5578
Africa Namibia NAM native 36731
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 26346
Africa Nigeria NGA native 247
Europe Portugal PRT native 247
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5578
Europe Spain ESP native 247
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Togo TGO native 247
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 33407
Africa Tristan da Cunha TRC native 247
South America Uruguay URY native 247
North America USA USA native 247

Table 4: Reported from 37 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 247
South America Argentina ARG native 247
Oceania Australia AUS native 6871
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 247
Africa Benin BEN native 247
South America Brazil BRA native 247
Africa Cameroon CMR native 247
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 89108
South America Chile CHL native 86248
Africa Congo COG native 247
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 247
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 247
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 247
Oceania Fiji FJI native 85272
Europe France FRA native 116450
Africa Gabon GAB native 247
Africa Ghana GHA native 247
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia India IND native 85183
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Liberia LBR native 247
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 247
Africa Morocco MAR native 247
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5578
Africa Namibia NAM native 36731
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 26346
Africa Nigeria NGA native 247
Europe Portugal PRT native 247
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5578
Europe Spain ESP native 247
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Togo TGO native 247
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 33407
Africa Tristan da Cunha TRC native 247
South America Uruguay URY native 247
North America USA USA native 247
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