Gymnothorax vicinus was reported from 42 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 41 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 1 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Western Atlantic: Bermuda, southern Florida (USA), and the Bahamas to Brazil. Eastern Atlantic: Azores, Madeira, the Canary Islands, Cape Verde, and islands of Bay of Biafra (Ref. 4450).
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Table 1: Present in 41 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3255
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 9710
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 4450
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
North America Barbados BRB native 3255
North America Belize BLZ native 26340
North America Bermuda BMU native 7251
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 4450
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 9761
South America Colombia COL native 5217
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3255
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3255
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3255
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4450
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
North America Grenada GRD native 3255
North America Guatemala GTM native 3255
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3255
North America Honduras HND native 3255
North America Jamaica JAM native 3255
North America Mexico MEX native 3255
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3255
North America Panama PAN native 3255
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 34088
Africa St Helena SHN native 5288
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3255
North America St Lucia LCA native 3255
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3255
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 5217
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 47402
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180

Table 3: Absent from 1 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Madeira Is. MRA error 74541

Table 4: Reported from 42 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3255
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 9710
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 4450
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
North America Barbados BRB native 3255
North America Belize BLZ native 26340
North America Bermuda BMU native 7251
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 4450
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 9761
South America Colombia COL native 5217
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3255
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3255
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3255
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4450
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
North America Grenada GRD native 3255
North America Guatemala GTM native 3255
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3255
North America Honduras HND native 3255
North America Jamaica JAM native 3255
Africa Madeira Is. MRA error 74541
North America Mexico MEX native 3255
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3255
North America Panama PAN native 3255
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 34088
Africa St Helena SHN native 5288
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3255
North America St Lucia LCA native 3255
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3255
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 5217
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 47402
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180
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