Xiphophorus variatus 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: North America: endemic to Mexico from southern Tamaulipas to northern Veracruz. At least one country reports adverse ecological impact after introduction.
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Table 1: Present in 8 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Colombia COL introduced 1739
North America Costa Rica CRI introduced 36880
Oceania Hawaii HWI introduced 58302
Asia Hong Kong HKG introduced 13686
North America Mexico MEX native 5723
North America Puerto Rico PRI introduced 50307
Asia Singapore SGP introduced 38466
North America USA USA introduced 1739

Table 4: Reported from 8 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Colombia COL introduced 1739
North America Costa Rica CRI introduced 36880
Oceania Hawaii HWI introduced 58302
Asia Hong Kong HKG introduced 13686
North America Mexico MEX native 5723
North America Puerto Rico PRI introduced 50307
Asia Singapore SGP introduced 38466
North America USA USA introduced 1739
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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