Carcharhinus albimarginatus was reported from 62 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 62 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: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa, including Madagascar, Seychelles, Aldabra Group, Mauritius and the Chagos Archipelago east to Tuamotu Is., north to Japan and south to Australia (Ref. 244). Not confirmed in west Atlantic (Ref. 58085).
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Table 1: Present in 62 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 6871
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 81256
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
North America Clipperton I. CLI native 27654
South America Cocos I. (C.R.) CCC native 9253
South America Colombia COL native 244
Africa Comoros COM native 33390
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
North America Costa Rica CRI native 244
Africa Djibouti DJI native 5450
South America Ecuador ECU native 40498
Africa Egypt EGY native 244
North America El Salvador SLV native 9253
Africa Eritrea ERI native 244
Oceania Fiji FJI native 12596
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 244
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 5227
Oceania Guam GUM native 35720
North America Guatemala GTM native 244
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia India IND native 118627
Asia Indonesia IDN native 47567
Asia Israel ISR native 244
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 244
Africa Kenya KEN native 12484
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 9997
Africa Madagascar MDG native 244
Asia Malaysia MYS native 9997
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
North America Mexico MEX native 96339
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 13236
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 9997
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 10494
North America Panama PAN native 9253
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 110893
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Rodriguez ROD native 33390
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 244
Africa Seychelles SYC native 76802
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 244
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5578
Africa Sudan SDN native 244
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Tanzania TZA native 244
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 9997
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 12596
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 9997
Oceania Wallis Futuna WLF native 84368

Table 4: Reported from 62 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 6871
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 81256
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
North America Clipperton I. CLI native 27654
South America Cocos I. (C.R.) CCC native 9253
South America Colombia COL native 244
Africa Comoros COM native 33390
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
North America Costa Rica CRI native 244
Africa Djibouti DJI native 5450
South America Ecuador ECU native 40498
Africa Egypt EGY native 244
North America El Salvador SLV native 9253
Africa Eritrea ERI native 244
Oceania Fiji FJI native 12596
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 244
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 5227
Oceania Guam GUM native 35720
North America Guatemala GTM native 244
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia India IND native 118627
Asia Indonesia IDN native 47567
Asia Israel ISR native 244
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 244
Africa Kenya KEN native 12484
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 9997
Africa Madagascar MDG native 244
Asia Malaysia MYS native 9997
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
North America Mexico MEX native 96339
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 13236
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 9997
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 10494
North America Panama PAN native 9253
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 110893
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Rodriguez ROD native 33390
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 244
Africa Seychelles SYC native 76802
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 244
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5578
Africa Sudan SDN native 244
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Tanzania TZA native 244
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 9997
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 12596
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 9997
Oceania Wallis Futuna WLF native 84368
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