Chilomycterus spinosus mauretanicus was reported from 8 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 7 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 1 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: Cabo Blanco, Mauritania to Angola, with possible strays to South Africa.
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Table 1: Present in 7 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
Africa Guinea GIN native 2718
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Africa Mauritania MRT native 6951
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 2718
South America Uruguay URY native 54736

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP questionable 34088

Table 4: Reported from 8 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
Africa Guinea GIN native 2718
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Africa Mauritania MRT native 6951
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP questionable 34088
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 2718
South America Uruguay URY native 54736
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