Cirrhitichthys oxycephalus was reported from 50 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 50 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: Red Sea south to East London, South Africa (Ref. 5469) and east to the Marquesan Islands, north to the Mariana Islands, south to New Caledonia. Eastern Pacific: Gulf of California to Colombia and the Galapagos Islands (Ref. 9289).
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Table 1: Present in 50 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Africa Bassas da India BSI native 124899
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
South America Colombia COL native 9289
North America Costa Rica CRI native 9289
South America Ecuador ECU native 40498
Africa Egypt EGY native 1602
North America El Salvador SLV native 9289
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 89972
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 9289
Oceania Guam GUM native 1602
North America Guatemala GTM native 9289
North America Honduras HND native 9289
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 119494
Asia Indonesia IDN native 8631
Asia Israel ISR native 28618
Asia Japan JPN native 28618
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Kenya KEN native 12484
Africa Madagascar MDG native 12484
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
North America Mexico MEX native 37955
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 1602
North America Nicaragua NIC native 9289
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 28618
North America Panama PAN native 9289
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
South America Peru PER native 82323
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Africa Socotra Arch. SOC native 37631
Africa Somalia SOM native 12484
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5469
Africa Sudan SDN native 28618
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4868
Africa Tanzania TZA native 12484
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631

Table 4: Reported from 50 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Africa Bassas da India BSI native 124899
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
South America Colombia COL native 9289
North America Costa Rica CRI native 9289
South America Ecuador ECU native 40498
Africa Egypt EGY native 1602
North America El Salvador SLV native 9289
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 89972
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 9289
Oceania Guam GUM native 1602
North America Guatemala GTM native 9289
North America Honduras HND native 9289
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 119494
Asia Indonesia IDN native 8631
Asia Israel ISR native 28618
Asia Japan JPN native 28618
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Kenya KEN native 12484
Africa Madagascar MDG native 12484
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
North America Mexico MEX native 37955
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 1602
North America Nicaragua NIC native 9289
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 1602
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 28618
North America Panama PAN native 9289
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
South America Peru PER native 82323
Asia Philippines PHL native 1602
Africa Socotra Arch. SOC native 37631
Africa Somalia SOM native 12484
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5469
Africa Sudan SDN native 28618
Asia Taiwan TWN native 4868
Africa Tanzania TZA native 12484
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631
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