Lagocephalus lunaris was reported from 25 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 25 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-West Pacific: Red Sea and Persian Gulf to South Africa, east along the continental shores to western Pacific, from Japan to Australia (Ref. 11441). Southeast Atlantic: south coast of South Africa.
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Table 1: Present in 25 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 5978
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia China CHN native 7050
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 4833
Asia Indonesia IDN native 5978
Asia Iran IRN native 96002
Asia Iraq IRQ native 115291
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 77001
Asia Kuwait KWT native 6019
Asia Malaysia MYS native 5756
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6771
Asia Philippines PHL native 2858
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 68964
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4919
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Asia Thailand THA native 52823
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 46893

Table 4: Reported from 25 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 5978
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia China CHN native 7050
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 4833
Asia Indonesia IDN native 5978
Asia Iran IRN native 96002
Asia Iraq IRQ native 115291
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 77001
Asia Kuwait KWT native 6019
Asia Malaysia MYS native 5756
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6771
Asia Philippines PHL native 2858
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 68964
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4919
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Asia Thailand THA native 52823
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 46893
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