Bregmaceros mcclellandi was reported from 21 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 7 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 3 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 11 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Indian Ocean: confirmed from the Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal. Reports from outside this area are most likely misidentifications (A.S. Harold, pers. comm., 18/08/98) and name reported from western Pacific may be a misidentification of B. pseudolanceolatus (Ref. 114229).
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Table 1: Present in 7 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Asia Bangladesh BGD native 51961
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Malaysia MYS native 114229
Asia Myanmar MMR native 51961
Asia Pakistan PAK native 2872
Asia Thailand THA native 51961

Table 2: Possible in 3 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS questionable 51961
Africa Mozambique MOZ questionable 5285
Africa South Africa ZAF questionable 51961

Table 3: Absent from 11 countries/islands (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Cape Verde CPV misidentification 51961
Asia China CHN misidentification 51961
North America Cuba CUB misidentification 51961
Oceania Fiji FJI misidentification 51961
Asia Hong Kong HKG misidentification 51961
Asia Japan JPN misidentification 114229
Oceania New Zealand NZL misidentification 114229
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG misidentification 114229
Asia Philippines PHL misidentification 114229
Asia Taiwan TWN misidentification 114229
Asia Viet Nam VNM misidentification 51961

Table 4: Reported from 21 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS questionable 51961
Asia Bangladesh BGD native 51961
Africa Cape Verde CPV misidentification 51961
Asia China CHN misidentification 51961
North America Cuba CUB misidentification 51961
Oceania Fiji FJI misidentification 51961
Asia Hong Kong HKG misidentification 51961
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Japan JPN misidentification 114229
Asia Malaysia MYS native 114229
Africa Mozambique MOZ questionable 5285
Asia Myanmar MMR native 51961
Oceania New Zealand NZL misidentification 114229
Asia Pakistan PAK native 2872
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG misidentification 114229
Asia Philippines PHL misidentification 114229
Africa South Africa ZAF questionable 51961
Asia Taiwan TWN misidentification 114229
Asia Thailand THA native 51961
Asia Viet Nam VNM misidentification 51961
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