Macroramphosus scolopax was reported from 44 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 43 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: Western Atlantic: Gulf of Maine to Argentina (Ref. 37039). Eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean. Indo-West Pacific. Mainly in temperate latitudes between 20° and 40°N. Presence in Somalia to be confirmed (Ref. 30573).
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Table 1: Present in 43 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 83428
Africa Algeria DZA native 82511
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
South America Argentina ARG native 7251
Oceania Australia AUS native 9563
South America Brazil BRA native 39376
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
Asia China CHN native 57879
North America Cuba CUB native 7251
Asia Cyprus CYP native 95825
Europe Denmark DNK native 36252
South America Desventuradas DES native 89357
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 5245
Europe France FRA native 3397
Europe Greece GRC native 113897
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Europe Italy ITA native 3397
Asia Japan JPN native 559
South America Juan Fernández JFI native 89357
Asia Korea (North) PRK native 11230
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 77001
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Africa Mauritania MRT native 5377
Africa Namibia NAM native 27121
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Europe Norway NOR native 6732
Europe Portugal PRT native 39875
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 7251
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Europe Slovenia SVN native 27929
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5382
Europe Spain ESP native 3397
Europe Sweden SWE native 30402
Asia Syria SYR native 87676
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Europe UK GBR native 5204
South America Uruguay URY native 54736
North America USA USA native 7251

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Mozambique MOZ questionable 5213

Table 4: Reported from 44 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 83428
Africa Algeria DZA native 82511
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
South America Argentina ARG native 7251
Oceania Australia AUS native 9563
South America Brazil BRA native 39376
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
Asia China CHN native 57879
North America Cuba CUB native 7251
Asia Cyprus CYP native 95825
Europe Denmark DNK native 36252
South America Desventuradas DES native 89357
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 5245
Europe France FRA native 3397
Europe Greece GRC native 113897
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Europe Italy ITA native 3397
Asia Japan JPN native 559
South America Juan Fernández JFI native 89357
Asia Korea (North) PRK native 11230
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 77001
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Africa Mauritania MRT native 5377
Africa Mozambique MOZ questionable 5213
Africa Namibia NAM native 27121
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Europe Norway NOR native 6732
Europe Portugal PRT native 39875
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 7251
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Europe Slovenia SVN native 27929
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5382
Europe Spain ESP native 3397
Europe Sweden SWE native 30402
Asia Syria SYR native 87676
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Europe UK GBR native 5204
South America Uruguay URY native 54736
North America USA USA native 7251
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