Ctenochaetus striatus was reported from 57 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 57 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: throughout the region except the Hawaiian, Marquesas and Easter islands. Record from Baker Island (US Minor Islands) based on a photograph (Ref. 42056). Absent from Malden and Jarvis islands (Ref. 1602).
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Table 1: Present in 57 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 2334
Oceania Caroline I. CRL native 37792
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 37792
Africa Comoros COM native 37792
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Africa Egypt EGY native 87788
Oceania Fiji FJI native 10708
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 37816
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 8631
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Kenya KEN native 3146
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 42056
Africa Madagascar MDG native 37792
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11897
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 6273
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6771
Asia Philippines PHL native 393
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 121505
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 37792
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 3145
Africa Socotra Arch. SOC native 37631
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 42056
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3145
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 37792
Africa Sudan SDN native 42056
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 4795
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Tanzania TZA native 3146
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 42056
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 1602
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 9513
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 42056
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 42056
Oceania Wallis Futuna WLF native 84356
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631

Table 4: Reported from 57 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 2334
Oceania Caroline I. CRL native 37792
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 37792
Africa Comoros COM native 37792
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Africa Egypt EGY native 87788
Oceania Fiji FJI native 10708
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
Oceania Guam GUM native 37816
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 8631
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Kenya KEN native 3146
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 42056
Africa Madagascar MDG native 37792
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11897
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 6273
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6771
Asia Philippines PHL native 393
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 121505
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 37792
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 3145
Africa Socotra Arch. SOC native 37631
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 42056
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3145
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 37792
Africa Sudan SDN native 42056
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 4795
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Tanzania TZA native 3146
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 42056
Oceania Tuamotu Is. TUA native 1602
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 9513
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 42056
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 42056
Oceania Wallis Futuna WLF native 84356
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631
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