Abalistes stellatus was reported from 28 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 28 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-West Pacific: Red Sea and Persian Gulf to South Africa (also reported from West Africa), east to the western Pacific.
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Table 1: Present in 28 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 2334
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia China CHN native 57879
Africa Comoros COM native 97705
Oceania Fiji FJI native 37816
Asia Indonesia IDN native 48637
Asia Iraq IRQ native 115291
Asia Japan JPN native 37816
Asia Jordan JOR native 48643
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 37816
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 50314
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 41468
Asia Philippines PHL native 48613
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 99978
Africa South Africa ZAF native 11441
Asia Taiwan TWN native 47843
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964

Table 4: Reported from 28 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 2334
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia China CHN native 57879
Africa Comoros COM native 97705
Oceania Fiji FJI native 37816
Asia Indonesia IDN native 48637
Asia Iraq IRQ native 115291
Asia Japan JPN native 37816
Asia Jordan JOR native 48643
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 37816
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 37816
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 50314
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 41468
Asia Philippines PHL native 48613
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 99978
Africa South Africa ZAF native 11441
Asia Taiwan TWN native 47843
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
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