Hemichromis guttatus was reported from 8 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 7 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 1 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Africa: coastal rivers from Sierra Leone (Ref. 81260) to Cameroon, excepted Lower Volta basin (Ref. 5644). A forest associated species (Ref. 5644). Introduced around 1970 in a stream fed by hot springs in Villach (Austria) (Ref. 59043).
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Table 1: Present in 7 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Austria AUT introduced 59043
Africa Cameroon CMR native 81260
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 43352
Africa Ghana GHA native 43352
Africa Nigeria NGA native 57577
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 81260
Africa Togo TGO native 43352

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa South Africa ZAF questionable 6460

Table 4: Reported from 8 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Austria AUT introduced 59043
Africa Cameroon CMR native 81260
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 43352
Africa Ghana GHA native 43352
Africa Nigeria NGA native 57577
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 81260
Africa South Africa ZAF questionable 6460
Africa Togo TGO native 43352
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