Gymnothorax chilospilus was reported from 27 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 27 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: South Africa and Oman to the Hawaiian and Society islands, north to the Ryukyu and Ogasawara islands, south to northern Australia and the Loyalty Islands.
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Table 1: Present in 27 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Africa Cargados Carajos CRG native 33390
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 33390
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 6784
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Indonesia IDN native 6934
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Africa Mauritius MUS native 33390
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 9070
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK native 8880
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 2334
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Rodriguez ROD native 33390
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 6934
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 10685
Africa South Africa ZAF native 33390
Asia Taiwan TWN native 6934
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534

Table 4: Reported from 27 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Africa Cargados Carajos CRG native 33390
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 33390
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 6784
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Indonesia IDN native 6934
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Africa Mauritius MUS native 33390
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 9070
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK native 8880
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 2334
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Rodriguez ROD native 33390
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 6934
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 10685
Africa South Africa ZAF native 33390
Asia Taiwan TWN native 6934
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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