Acanthopagrus berda was reported from 46 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 31 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 3 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 12 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Indian Ocean, South Africa, Mozambique, the Red Sea, Persian Gulf, India, Phuket (Andaman Sea, specimen lost), and Malaysia (Penang Island and Langkawi Island, near Singapore). Western Pacific specimens recorded as A. berda refer to Acanthopagrus pacificus (Ref. 86288).
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Table 1: Present in 31 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Asia Bahrain BHR native 3507
Asia Bangladesh BGD native 2115
Africa Djibouti DJI native 5450
Africa Egypt EGY native 3507
Africa Eritrea ERI native 3507
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Iran IRN native 3507
Asia Iraq IRQ native 51878
Asia Jordan JOR native 3507
Africa Kenya KEN native 3507
Asia Kuwait KWT native 3507
Africa Madagascar MDG native 13333
Asia Malaysia MYS native 5756
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Asia Myanmar MMR native 5736
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Asia Pakistan PAK native 3507
Asia Qatar QAT native 3507
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 3507
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1623
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 117436
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3198
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 3507
Africa Sudan SDN native 3507
Africa Tanzania TZA native 2871
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 3507
Asia Yemen YEM native 117436
Africa Zimbabwe ZWE native 13337

Table 2: Possible in 3 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Poland POL questionable 86288
Asia Singapore SGP questionable 83673
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB questionable 83673

Table 3: Absent from 12 countries/islands (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS misidentification 86288
Asia China CHN misidentification 86288
Asia Hong Kong HKG misidentification 86288
Asia Indonesia IDN misidentification 86288
Asia Japan JPN misidentification 86288
Asia Macau MAC misidentification 86288
Oceania New Caledonia NCL misidentification 83673
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG misidentification 86288
Asia Philippines PHL misidentification 86288
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU misidentification 83673
Asia Taiwan TWN misidentification 86288
Asia Viet Nam VNM misidentification 86288

Table 4: Reported from 46 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS misidentification 86288
Asia Bahrain BHR native 3507
Asia Bangladesh BGD native 2115
Asia China CHN misidentification 86288
Africa Djibouti DJI native 5450
Africa Egypt EGY native 3507
Africa Eritrea ERI native 3507
Asia Hong Kong HKG misidentification 86288
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN misidentification 86288
Asia Iran IRN native 3507
Asia Iraq IRQ native 51878
Asia Japan JPN misidentification 86288
Asia Jordan JOR native 3507
Africa Kenya KEN native 3507
Asia Kuwait KWT native 3507
Asia Macau MAC misidentification 86288
Africa Madagascar MDG native 13333
Asia Malaysia MYS native 5756
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Asia Myanmar MMR native 5736
Oceania New Caledonia NCL misidentification 83673
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Asia Pakistan PAK native 3507
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG misidentification 86288
Asia Philippines PHL misidentification 86288
Europe Poland POL questionable 86288
Asia Qatar QAT native 3507
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU misidentification 83673
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 3507
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1623
Asia Singapore SGP questionable 83673
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 117436
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB questionable 83673
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3198
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 3507
Africa Sudan SDN native 3507
Asia Taiwan TWN misidentification 86288
Africa Tanzania TZA native 2871
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 3507
Asia Viet Nam VNM misidentification 86288
Asia Yemen YEM native 117436
Africa Zimbabwe ZWE native 13337
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