Garra rufa was reported from 8 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 8 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: Eurasia: In the Jordan, Orontes, and Tigris-Euphrates river basins. Also in some coastal rivers in southern Turkey and northern Syria.
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Table 1: Present in 8 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Afghanistan AFG native 39701
Asia Iran IRN native 13609
Asia Iraq IRQ native 109570
Asia Israel ISR native 11028
Asia Jordan JOR native 13609
Asia Lebanon LBN native 13609
Asia Syria SYR native 11028
Asia Turkey TUR native 13609

Table 4: Reported from 8 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Afghanistan AFG native 39701
Asia Iran IRN native 13609
Asia Iraq IRQ native 109570
Asia Israel ISR native 11028
Asia Jordan JOR native 13609
Asia Lebanon LBN native 13609
Asia Syria SYR native 11028
Asia Turkey TUR native 13609
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