Lethrinus ornatus was reported from 23 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 22 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: Indo-West Pacific: Maldives (Ref. 30829) and Sri Lanka to the Ryukyu Islands, Papua New Guinea, and northeast Australia. Reported from Viet Nam but this is probably a misidentification (Ref. 2682).
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Table 1: Present in 22 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Admiralty Is. ADM native 2295
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 45255
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 2295
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 2295
Asia Japan JPN native 37816
Asia Malaysia MYS native 2295
Asia Maldives MDV native 30829
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Asia Myanmar MMR native 2295
Oceania Palau PLW native 103126
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 58652
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 2295
Asia Singapore SGP native 2295
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 2295
Asia Taiwan TWN native 2295
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 118793
Oceania Wallis Futuna WLF native 84356

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Viet Nam VNM questionable 12846

Table 4: Reported from 23 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Admiralty Is. ADM native 2295
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 45255
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 2295
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 2295
Asia Japan JPN native 37816
Asia Malaysia MYS native 2295
Asia Maldives MDV native 30829
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Asia Myanmar MMR native 2295
Oceania Palau PLW native 103126
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 58652
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 2295
Asia Singapore SGP native 2295
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 2295
Asia Taiwan TWN native 2295
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 118793
Asia Viet Nam VNM questionable 12846
Oceania Wallis Futuna WLF native 84356
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