Caranx lugubris was reported from 104 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 104 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: Circumtropical. Western Indian Ocean: off Natal and East London in South Africa (Ref. 3197, 11228); Reunion, Mauritius and Cargados Carajos (Ref. 33390); Seychelles (Ref. 10685). Western Pacific: southern Japan to New Caledonia. Recently reported from Tonga (Ref. 53797). Western Atlantic: Bermuda and the northern Gulf of Mexico to Brazil. Eastern Atlantic: Azores, Madeira, St. Paul's Rocks (Ref. 13121), Ascension Island, Cape Verde, and Gulf of Guinea. Eastern Central Pacific: Mexico (including Revillagigedo Islands) to Costa Rica.
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Table 1: Present in 104 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
North America Anguilla AIA native 26938
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3277
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 98447
Oceania Australia AUS native 3132
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 4233
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
North America Barbados BRB native 3277
North America Belize BLZ native 26340
Africa Benin BEN native 7097
North America Bermuda BMU native 9626
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Africa Cameroon CMR native 7097
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 7097
Africa Cargados Carajos CRG native 33390
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 9761
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 123833
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
South America Colombia COL native 5217
Africa Comoros COM native 58472
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
North America Costa Rica CRI native 9283
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 7097
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3277
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3277
Oceania Easter I. EAS native 89467
North America El Salvador SLV native 9283
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 7097
Oceania Fiji FJI native 10708
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 4795
Africa Gabon GAB native 7097
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 5590
Africa Ghana GHA native 7097
North America Grenada GRD native 26938
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 26938
Oceania Guam GUM native 37816
North America Guatemala GTM native 9283
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3277
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 583
North America Honduras HND native 9283
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 47567
North America Jamaica JAM native 3277
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 74541
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 4795
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
North America Martinique MTQ native 3229
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
North America Mexico MEX native 26550
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
North America Montserrat MSR native 26938
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11889
North America Nicaragua NIC native 9283
Africa Nigeria NGA native 7097
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
North America Panama PAN native 123526
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 87915
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
North America Revillagigedo REV native 9283
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 7097
Africa Seychelles SYC native 10685
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3197
Africa St Helena SHN native 5288
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3277
North America St Lucia LCA native 26938
South America St Paul's Rocks SPR native 13121
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3277
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 4795
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Africa Togo TGO native 7097
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
South America Trind. M.Vaz Is. TRD native 40849
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 5217
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 26938
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 12690
Oceania US Minor Is. UMI native 72402
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 9626
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 26938
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816
Oceania Wallis Futuna WLF native 84368

Table 4: Reported from 104 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
North America Anguilla AIA native 26938
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3277
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 98447
Oceania Australia AUS native 3132
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 4233
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
North America Barbados BRB native 3277
North America Belize BLZ native 26340
Africa Benin BEN native 7097
North America Bermuda BMU native 9626
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Africa Cameroon CMR native 7097
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 7097
Africa Cargados Carajos CRG native 33390
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 9761
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 123833
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
South America Colombia COL native 5217
Africa Comoros COM native 58472
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
North America Costa Rica CRI native 9283
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 7097
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3277
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3277
Oceania Easter I. EAS native 89467
North America El Salvador SLV native 9283
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 7097
Oceania Fiji FJI native 10708
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 4795
Africa Gabon GAB native 7097
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 5590
Africa Ghana GHA native 7097
North America Grenada GRD native 26938
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 26938
Oceania Guam GUM native 37816
North America Guatemala GTM native 9283
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3277
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 583
North America Honduras HND native 9283
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 47567
North America Jamaica JAM native 3277
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 74541
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 4795
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 1602
North America Martinique MTQ native 3229
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
North America Mexico MEX native 26550
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
North America Montserrat MSR native 26938
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11889
North America Nicaragua NIC native 9283
Africa Nigeria NGA native 7097
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
North America Panama PAN native 123526
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 87915
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
North America Revillagigedo REV native 9283
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 7097
Africa Seychelles SYC native 10685
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3197
Africa St Helena SHN native 5288
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3277
North America St Lucia LCA native 26938
South America St Paul's Rocks SPR native 13121
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3277
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 4795
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Africa Togo TGO native 7097
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
South America Trind. M.Vaz Is. TRD native 40849
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 5217
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 26938
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 12690
Oceania US Minor Is. UMI native 72402
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 9626
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 26938
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816
Oceania Wallis Futuna WLF native 84368
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