Echidna nebulosa was reported from 60 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 60 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-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa (Ref. 33390) and Persian Gulf (Ref. 68964) to the Society Islands, north to southern Japan and the Hawaiian Islands, south to Lord Howe Island; throughout Micronesia. Eastern Central Pacific: southern Baja California, Mexico and from Costa Rica to northern Colombia (Ref. 9324). Also found in Southeast Atlantic.
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Table 1: Present in 60 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
North America Clipperton I. CLI native 35581
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
South America Colombia COL native 9324
Africa Comoros COM native 33390
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
North America Costa Rica CRI native 9324
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 33390
Oceania Guam GUM native 35721
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 8631
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Kenya KEN native 31740
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Asia Malaysia MYS native 1602
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
North America Mexico MEX native 9324
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Asia Myanmar MMR native 5736
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK native 8881
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 37816
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
North America Panama PAN native 1602
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 280
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Rodriguez ROD native 33390
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 68964
Africa Seychelles SYC native 33390
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3257
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 10361
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 28618
Asia Taiwan TWN native 6934
Africa Tanzania TZA native 2871
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tonga TON native 28620
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 46904
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706

Table 4: Reported from 60 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
North America Clipperton I. CLI native 35581
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
South America Colombia COL native 9324
Africa Comoros COM native 33390
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
North America Costa Rica CRI native 9324
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 33390
Oceania Guam GUM native 35721
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 8631
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Kenya KEN native 31740
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Asia Malaysia MYS native 1602
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
North America Mexico MEX native 9324
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Asia Myanmar MMR native 5736
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK native 8881
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 37816
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
North America Panama PAN native 1602
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 280
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Rodriguez ROD native 33390
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 68964
Africa Seychelles SYC native 33390
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3257
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 10361
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 28618
Asia Taiwan TWN native 6934
Africa Tanzania TZA native 2871
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tonga TON native 28620
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 46904
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706
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