Cheilopogon furcatus was reported from 52 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 52 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: Widespread in tropical zones of all oceans. Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA to southern South America (Ref. 7251). Eastern Atlantic: equator eastward to 8°W, Cape Verde. Northwest Atlantic: Canada (Ref. 5951). Indian Ocean: widely distributed but absent from the Red Sea, northern Arabian Sea, and the Persian Gulf (Ref. 3395). Western Pacific: absent in inland waters of southeast Asia (Ref. 9839). Eastern Central Pacific. The distinction between Cheilopogon antoncichi and Cheilopogon unicolor awaits clarification.
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Table 1: Present in 52 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3720
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Oceania Australia AUS native 49596
North America Bahamas BHS native 3720
North America Barbados BRB native 3720
North America Belize BLZ native 26340
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
South America Colombia COL native 5217
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3720
North America Cuba CUB native 26340
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3720
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3720
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 94512
North America Grenada GRD native 3720
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3720
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 27313
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Asia Maldives MDV native 30829
Africa Mauritius MUS native 33390
North America Mexico MEX native 3720
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3720
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
North America Panama PAN native 3720
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 45205
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Africa Rodriguez ROD native 33390
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1623
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 2797
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3720
North America St Lucia LCA native 3720
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3720
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 27313
Asia Taiwan TWN native 27313
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 5217
South America Uruguay URY native 54736
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217

Table 4: Reported from 52 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3720
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Oceania Australia AUS native 49596
North America Bahamas BHS native 3720
North America Barbados BRB native 3720
North America Belize BLZ native 26340
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
South America Colombia COL native 5217
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3720
North America Cuba CUB native 26340
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3720
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3720
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 94512
North America Grenada GRD native 3720
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3720
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 27313
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Asia Maldives MDV native 30829
Africa Mauritius MUS native 33390
North America Mexico MEX native 3720
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3720
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
North America Panama PAN native 3720
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 45205
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Africa Rodriguez ROD native 33390
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1623
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 2797
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3720
North America St Lucia LCA native 3720
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3720
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 27313
Asia Taiwan TWN native 27313
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 5217
South America Uruguay URY native 54736
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217
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