Odontaspis ferox was reported from 42 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 42 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: Eastern Atlantic: Gulf of Gascony, Madeira, Morocco, Mediterranean; also Cape Verde (Ref. 27000). Western Atlantic: Yucatan Shelf, Mexico (Ref. 9939), Brazil (Ref. 53443). Indo-West Pacific: off South Africa and Maldives, Madagascar, southern Japan, Australia, and New Zealand (Ref. 13568). Expected to occur in the Western Central Pacific (Ref. 13568). Central Pacific: off Hawaii (Ref. 13568). Eastern Pacific: off southern California, USA and Baja California, Mexico (Ref. 13568).
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Table 1: Present in 42 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 247
Africa Algeria DZA native 247
Oceania Australia AUS native 6871
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 247
South America Brazil BRA native 53443
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
South America Cocos I. (C.R.) CCC native
South America Colombia COL native 43278
Europe Croatia HRV native 247
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Asia Cyprus CYP native 247
Africa Egypt EGY native 247
Europe France FRA native 247
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 96831
Europe Greece GRC native 247
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Israel ISR native 247
Europe Italy ITA native 247
Asia Japan JPN native 247
Oceania Kermadec Is. KMD native 8881
Asia Lebanon LBN native 247
Africa Libya LBY native 247
Africa Madagascar MDG native 247
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 247
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
North America Mexico MEX native 13186
Europe Monaco MCO native 247
Europe Montenegro MNE native 247
Africa Morocco MAR native 247
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 26346
Europe Slovenia SVN native 27929
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5578
Europe Spain ESP native 247
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 43278
Asia Syria SYR native 247
Africa Tunisia TUN native 247
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
North America USA USA native 96339
Africa West Sahara ESH native 43278

Table 4: Reported from 42 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 247
Africa Algeria DZA native 247
Oceania Australia AUS native 6871
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 247
South America Brazil BRA native 53443
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
South America Cocos I. (C.R.) CCC native
South America Colombia COL native 43278
Europe Croatia HRV native 247
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Asia Cyprus CYP native 247
Africa Egypt EGY native 247
Europe France FRA native 247
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 96831
Europe Greece GRC native 247
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Israel ISR native 247
Europe Italy ITA native 247
Asia Japan JPN native 247
Oceania Kermadec Is. KMD native 8881
Asia Lebanon LBN native 247
Africa Libya LBY native 247
Africa Madagascar MDG native 247
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 247
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
North America Mexico MEX native 13186
Europe Monaco MCO native 247
Europe Montenegro MNE native 247
Africa Morocco MAR native 247
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 26346
Europe Slovenia SVN native 27929
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5578
Europe Spain ESP native 247
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 43278
Asia Syria SYR native 247
Africa Tunisia TUN native 247
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
North America USA USA native 96339
Africa West Sahara ESH native 43278
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