Echinorhinus brucus was reported from 51 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 49 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 2 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Western Atlantic: Virginia, Massachusetts, USA; Venezuela, Argentina. Eastern Atlantic: North Sea to Mediterranean, Morocco to Cape of Good Hope, South Africa. Indian Ocean: India, Mozambique, South Africa. Western Pacific: Japan, southern Australia, New Zealand. Records from Oman and Kiribati uncertain. Apparently absent in the Eastern Pacific (Ref. 6578).
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Table 1: Present in 49 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 247
Africa Algeria DZA native 247
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 118627
South America Argentina ARG native 247
Oceania Australia AUS native 6871
Europe Belgium BEL native 247
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 247
South America Brazil BRA native 53443
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 247
Europe Croatia HRV native 247
Europe Denmark DNK native 247
Africa Egypt EGY native 247
Oceania Fiji FJI native 85272
Europe France FRA native 247
Europe Germany DEU native 247
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 247
Europe Greece GRC native 247
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Asia India IND native 45255
Europe Ireland IRL native 247
Europe Italy ITA native 247
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 13564
Africa Libya LBY native 247
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Africa Mauritania MRT native 247
Europe Monaco MCO native 247
Europe Montenegro MNE native 247
Africa Morocco MAR native 247
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 247
Africa Namibia NAM native 5578
Europe Netherlands NLD native 247
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 26346
Asia Oman OMN native 87400
Europe Portugal PRT native 247
Africa Senegal SEN native 247
Europe Slovenia SVN native 247
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5578
Europe Spain ESP native 247
Africa Tunisia TUN native 247
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Europe UK GBR native 247
Europe UK No Ireld GBN native 247
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 247
South America Uruguay URY native 58839
North America USA USA native 276
South America Venezuela VEN native 97224
Africa West Sahara ESH native 247
Asia Yemen YEM native 28016

Table 2: Possible in 2 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Canary Is. CNY questionable 6808
Europe Norway NOR questionable 247

Table 4: Reported from 51 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 247
Africa Algeria DZA native 247
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 118627
South America Argentina ARG native 247
Oceania Australia AUS native 6871
Europe Belgium BEL native 247
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 247
South America Brazil BRA native 53443
Africa Canary Is. CNY questionable 6808
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 247
Europe Croatia HRV native 247
Europe Denmark DNK native 247
Africa Egypt EGY native 247
Oceania Fiji FJI native 85272
Europe France FRA native 247
Europe Germany DEU native 247
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 247
Europe Greece GRC native 247
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Asia India IND native 45255
Europe Ireland IRL native 247
Europe Italy ITA native 247
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 13564
Africa Libya LBY native 247
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Africa Mauritania MRT native 247
Europe Monaco MCO native 247
Europe Montenegro MNE native 247
Africa Morocco MAR native 247
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 247
Africa Namibia NAM native 5578
Europe Netherlands NLD native 247
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 26346
Europe Norway NOR questionable 247
Asia Oman OMN native 87400
Europe Portugal PRT native 247
Africa Senegal SEN native 247
Europe Slovenia SVN native 247
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5578
Europe Spain ESP native 247
Africa Tunisia TUN native 247
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Europe UK GBR native 247
Europe UK No Ireld GBN native 247
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 247
South America Uruguay URY native 58839
North America USA USA native 276
South America Venezuela VEN native 97224
Africa West Sahara ESH native 247
Asia Yemen YEM native 28016
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