Xiphophorus maculatus was reported from 24 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 24 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: North and Central America: Ciudad Veracruz, Mexico to northern Belize. At least one country reports adverse ecological impact after introduction.
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Table 1: Present in 24 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS introduced 44894
North America Bahamas BHS introduced 26362
North America Belize BLZ native 26130
South America Brazil BRA introduced 50894
South America Colombia COL introduced 1739
Oceania Fiji FJI native 85272
North America Guatemala GTM native 1739
Oceania Hawaii HWI introduced 5360
North America Honduras HND native 57749
Asia India IND introduced 79567
Asia Indonesia IDN introduced 7050
North America Jamaica JAM introduced 27158
Asia Japan JPN introduced 53301
Africa Madagascar MDG introduced 13333
Africa Mauritius MUS introduced 33390
North America Mexico MEX native 5723
Africa Nigeria NGA introduced 1739
Oceania Palau PLW introduced 1739
North America Puerto Rico PRI introduced 50307
Africa Réunion REU introduced 33390
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 74657
Asia Singapore SGP introduced 38466
Asia Sri Lanka LKA introduced 6028
North America USA USA introduced 5723

Table 4: Reported from 24 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS introduced 44894
North America Bahamas BHS introduced 26362
North America Belize BLZ native 26130
South America Brazil BRA introduced 50894
South America Colombia COL introduced 1739
Oceania Fiji FJI native 85272
North America Guatemala GTM native 1739
Oceania Hawaii HWI introduced 5360
North America Honduras HND native 57749
Asia India IND introduced 79567
Asia Indonesia IDN introduced 7050
North America Jamaica JAM introduced 27158
Asia Japan JPN introduced 53301
Africa Madagascar MDG introduced 13333
Africa Mauritius MUS introduced 33390
North America Mexico MEX native 5723
Africa Nigeria NGA introduced 1739
Oceania Palau PLW introduced 1739
North America Puerto Rico PRI introduced 50307
Africa Réunion REU introduced 33390
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 74657
Asia Singapore SGP introduced 38466
Asia Sri Lanka LKA introduced 6028
North America USA USA introduced 5723
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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