Awaous melanocephalus was reported from 17 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 17 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: Asia and Oceania: India, Sri Lanka, Ryukyu Islands, China, Taiwan, Viet Nam, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands. Reported from Fiji (Ref. 12743). Record from Mauritius (Bleeker 1879) needs confirmation (Ref. 4343).
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Table 1: Present in 17 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Asia China CHN native 7050
Oceania Fiji FJI native 12743
Asia India IND native 559
Asia Indonesia IDN native 7050
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 59012
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 2847
Asia Philippines PHL native 280
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 7050
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 7050
Asia Taiwan TWN native 7050
Asia Thailand THA native 559
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 78572
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 7050

Table 4: Reported from 17 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Asia China CHN native 7050
Oceania Fiji FJI native 12743
Asia India IND native 559
Asia Indonesia IDN native 7050
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 59012
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 2847
Asia Philippines PHL native 280
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 7050
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 7050
Asia Taiwan TWN native 7050
Asia Thailand THA native 559
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 78572
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 7050
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