Diaphus perspicillatus 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: Eastern Atlantic: Western Sahara to Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Agulhas Water pockets). Western Atlantic: USA to Argentina; between 27°30'N and 35°56'S (Ref. 47377). Northwest Atlantic: Canada (Ref. 5951). Eastern Pacific: Near Hawaii. Western Pacific: 36°N and 1°S southwards to East Australian Current. Western Indian Ocean: west of 70°E between 7°N-25°S, and in Agulhas Current to 37°S. South China Sea (Ref.74511).
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Table 1: Present in 37 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 4479
South America Argentina ARG native 4479
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Africa Benin BEN native 4479
South America Brazil BRA native 4479
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4479
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 4479
Asia China CHN native 44036
Africa Congo COG native 4479
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4479
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4479
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4479
Africa Gabon GAB native 4479
Africa Gambia GMB native 4479
Africa Ghana GHA native 4479
Africa Guinea GIN native 4479
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 4479
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Japan JPN native 37494
Africa Liberia LBR native 4479
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4479
Africa Namibia NAM native 4479
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4479
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 4479
Africa Senegal SEN native 4479
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4479
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4066
Africa Togo TGO native 4479
South America Uruguay URY native 4479
North America USA USA native 4479
Africa West Sahara ESH native 4479

Table 4: Reported from 37 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 4479
South America Argentina ARG native 4479
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Africa Benin BEN native 4479
South America Brazil BRA native 4479
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4479
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 4479
Asia China CHN native 44036
Africa Congo COG native 4479
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4479
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4479
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4479
Africa Gabon GAB native 4479
Africa Gambia GMB native 4479
Africa Ghana GHA native 4479
Africa Guinea GIN native 4479
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 4479
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Japan JPN native 37494
Africa Liberia LBR native 4479
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4479
Africa Namibia NAM native 4479
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4479
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 4479
Africa Senegal SEN native 4479
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4479
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4066
Africa Togo TGO native 4479
South America Uruguay URY native 4479
North America USA USA native 4479
Africa West Sahara ESH native 4479
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