Paradiplospinus antarcticus was reported from 21 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 19 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 2 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Southern Ocean: circumpolar. In the belief that there was only a single species of Paradiplospinus, many authors used the name Paradiplospinus gracilis as including Paradiplospinus antarcticus.
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Table 1: Present in 19 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Antarctica Adelaide I. ADI native 6181
Antarctica Antarctica ATA native 6181
South America Argentina ARG native 6181
Antarctica Balleny Is. BAL native 6181
Subantarctica Bouvet I. BVT native 6181
South America Brazil BRA native 6181
South America Chile CHL native 6181
Antarctica Elephant I. ELE native 6181
South America Falkland Is. FLK native 6181
Subantarctica Heard McDon Is. HMD native 6181
Subantarctica Macquarie Is. MCQ native 6181
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 6181
Antarctica Peter I I. PII native 6181
Subantarctica Prince Edward PEI native 6181
Subantarctica S. Georg. Sandw. SGS native 6181
Antarctica Scott I. SCI native 6181
Antarctica South Orkney Is. SOI native 6181
Antarctica South Shetland SSI native 6181
South America Uruguay URY native 6181

Table 3: Absent from 2 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Subantarctica Crozet Is. CRZ misidentification 45488
Subantarctica Kerguelen Is. KGN misidentification 45488

Table 4: Reported from 21 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Antarctica Adelaide I. ADI native 6181
Antarctica Antarctica ATA native 6181
South America Argentina ARG native 6181
Antarctica Balleny Is. BAL native 6181
Subantarctica Bouvet I. BVT native 6181
South America Brazil BRA native 6181
South America Chile CHL native 6181
Subantarctica Crozet Is. CRZ misidentification 45488
Antarctica Elephant I. ELE native 6181
South America Falkland Is. FLK native 6181
Subantarctica Heard McDon Is. HMD native 6181
Subantarctica Kerguelen Is. KGN misidentification 45488
Subantarctica Macquarie Is. MCQ native 6181
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 6181
Antarctica Peter I I. PII native 6181
Subantarctica Prince Edward PEI native 6181
Subantarctica S. Georg. Sandw. SGS native 6181
Antarctica Scott I. SCI native 6181
Antarctica South Orkney Is. SOI native 6181
Antarctica South Shetland SSI native 6181
South America Uruguay URY native 6181
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