Hippichthys penicillus was reported from 16 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 16 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-West Pacific: western Persian Gulf (Kuwait, Saudi Arabia), north central Indian Ocean, and eastward to Japan and Queensland, Australia.
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Table 1: Present in 16 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 44894
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia China CHN native 5316
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 7050
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Kuwait KWT native 5316
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 2847
Asia Philippines PHL native 5316
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 5316
Asia Taiwan TWN native 7050
Asia Thailand THA native 5316
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534

Table 4: Reported from 16 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 44894
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia China CHN native 5316
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 7050
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Kuwait KWT native 5316
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 2847
Asia Philippines PHL native 5316
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 5316
Asia Taiwan TWN native 7050
Asia Thailand THA native 5316
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
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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