Epinephelus corallicola was reported from 24 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 22 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 Pacific: Thailand, Hong Kong, and Taiwan to Australia (Western Australia, Northern Territory, Queensland and New South Wales) and eastward to the Solomon and Mariana Islands, including Indonesia, Singapore, Philippines, Papua New Guinea, and Palau. Adults often misidentified as Epinephelus macrospilos.
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Table 1: Present in 22 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 5222
Asia China CHN native 47843
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Oceania Fiji FJI native 48636
Oceania Guam GUM native 35721
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 5222
Asia Indonesia IDN native 5222
Asia Malaysia MYS native 5222
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 89707
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 5222
Oceania Palau PLW native 5222
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 58652
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 5222
Asia Singapore SGP native 5222
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 5222
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4787
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 118793
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 12846

Table 2: Possible in 2 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia India IND questionable 45255
Asia Japan JPN questionable 5222

Table 4: Reported from 24 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 5222
Asia China CHN native 47843
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Oceania Fiji FJI native 48636
Oceania Guam GUM native 35721
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 5222
Asia India IND questionable 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 5222
Asia Japan JPN questionable 5222
Asia Malaysia MYS native 5222
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 89707
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 5222
Oceania Palau PLW native 5222
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 58652
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 5222
Asia Singapore SGP native 5222
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 5222
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4787
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 118793
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 12846
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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