Acanthostracion polygonius was reported from 33 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 33 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: Western Atlantic: New Jersey, USA and Bermuda to Brazil, including the Caribbean and Antilles. Occurs in the Gulf of Mexico, off Florida, 25° 16'N, 83° 37'W (Ref.78464).
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Table 1: Present in 33 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Anguilla AIA native 26938
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 26938
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
North America Barbados BRB native 26938
North America Belize BLZ native 9761
North America Bermuda BMU native 35505
South America Brazil BRA native 36453
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 26938
South America Colombia COL native 5217
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 26938
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 26938
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
North America Grenada GRD native 26938
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 26938
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 26938
North America Jamaica JAM native 26938
North America Martinique MTQ native 26938
North America Montserrat MSR native 26938
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 12090
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 26938
North America St Lucia LCA native 26938
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 26938
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 5217
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 26938
South America Uruguay URY native 36453
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180

Table 4: Reported from 33 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Anguilla AIA native 26938
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 26938
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
North America Barbados BRB native 26938
North America Belize BLZ native 9761
North America Bermuda BMU native 35505
South America Brazil BRA native 36453
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 26938
South America Colombia COL native 5217
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 26938
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 26938
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
North America Grenada GRD native 26938
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 26938
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 26938
North America Jamaica JAM native 26938
North America Martinique MTQ native 26938
North America Montserrat MSR native 26938
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 12090
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 26938
North America St Lucia LCA native 26938
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 26938
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 5217
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 26938
South America Uruguay URY native 36453
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180
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