Kyphosus pacificus was reported from 13 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 12 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 1 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Western Central Pacific.
How to read the map
Comments & Corrections


Table 1: Present in 12 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 55727
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 55727
Asia Japan JPN native 55727
Oceania Johnston I. JTN native 55727
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 55727
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 55727
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 55727
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 55727
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 55727
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 55727
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 55727

Table 3: Absent from 1 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Hawaii HWI misidentification 86689

Table 4: Reported from 13 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 55727
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 55727
Oceania Hawaii HWI misidentification 86689
Asia Japan JPN native 55727
Oceania Johnston I. JTN native 55727
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 55727
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 55727
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 55727
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 55727
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 55727
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 55727
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 55727
Back to Search
Back to Top

The map in this page was supported by BioFresh that has received funding from the
European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

cfm script by eagbayani, 10.05.99 ,  php script by rolavides, 04/02/08 ,  last modified by sortiz, 06.27.17