Sternoptyx diaphana was reported from 51 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 51 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: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific: mainly tropical regions (Ref. 47377). Eastern Atlantic: scattered records southwest of Ireland, also from Spain south to Angola. South China Sea and East China Sea (Ref.74511).
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Table 1: Present in 51 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 4462
South America Argentina ARG native 44852
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 4739
Africa Benin BEN native 4462
South America Brazil BRA native 47377
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4462
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
South America Chile CHL native 9068
Asia China CHN native 57879
Africa Congo COG native 4462
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4462
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4462
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4462
Europe France FRA native 116450
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
Africa Gabon GAB native 4462
Africa Gambia GMB native 4462
Africa Ghana GHA native 4462
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 4739
Africa Guinea GIN native 4462
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 4462
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Europe Ireland IRL native 4739
North America Jamaica JAM native 27228
Asia Japan JPN native 559
South America Juan Fernández JFI native 33693
Asia Kuril Is. KUR native 43171
Africa Liberia LBR native 4462
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 4739
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4462
Africa Morocco MAR native 4739
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4462
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 280
Europe Portugal PRT native 4739
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 4462
Africa Senegal SEN native 4462
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4462
Europe Spain ESP native 4739
South America Suriname SUR native 13608
Africa Togo TGO native 4462
Europe UK GBR native 12140
South America Uruguay URY native 54736
North America USA USA native 27768
Africa West Sahara ESH native 4462

Table 4: Reported from 51 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 4462
South America Argentina ARG native 44852
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 4739
Africa Benin BEN native 4462
South America Brazil BRA native 47377
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4462
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
South America Chile CHL native 9068
Asia China CHN native 57879
Africa Congo COG native 4462
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4462
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4462
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4462
Europe France FRA native 116450
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
Africa Gabon GAB native 4462
Africa Gambia GMB native 4462
Africa Ghana GHA native 4462
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 4739
Africa Guinea GIN native 4462
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 4462
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Europe Ireland IRL native 4739
North America Jamaica JAM native 27228
Asia Japan JPN native 559
South America Juan Fernández JFI native 33693
Asia Kuril Is. KUR native 43171
Africa Liberia LBR native 4462
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 4739
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4462
Africa Morocco MAR native 4739
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4462
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 280
Europe Portugal PRT native 4739
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 4462
Africa Senegal SEN native 4462
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4462
Europe Spain ESP native 4739
South America Suriname SUR native 13608
Africa Togo TGO native 4462
Europe UK GBR native 12140
South America Uruguay URY native 54736
North America USA USA native 27768
Africa West Sahara ESH native 4462
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