Argyropelecus hemigymnus was reported from 65 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 65 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: Eastern Atlantic: north of British Isles to South Africa, including western Mediterranean. Western Atlantic: New Jersey, USA to Argentina (Ref. 26340). Northwest Atlantic: Canada (Ref. 5951). Eastern Pacific: throughout the California Current area, seaward of the continental shelf (Ref. 35838). Known from tropical and subtropical waters of all oceans (Ref. 47377). South China Sea (Ref.74511).
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Table 1: Present in 65 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 4739
Africa Algeria DZA native 4739
Africa Angola AGO native 4462
South America Argentina ARG native 26340
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 41152
North America Belize BLZ native 26340
Africa Benin BEN native 4462
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 4739
South America Brazil BRA native 47377
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4462
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
South America Chile CHL native 9068
Asia China CHN native 74511
Africa Congo COG native 4462
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4462
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4462
Europe Croatia HRV native 4739
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Africa Egypt EGY native 4739
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4462
South America Falkland Is. FLK native 5168
Europe France FRA native 4739
Africa Gabon GAB native 4462
Africa Gambia GMB native 4462
Africa Ghana GHA native 4462
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 4739
Europe Greece GRC native 4739
North America Greenland GRL native 9925
Africa Guinea GIN native 4462
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 4462
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Europe Iceland ISL native 12462
Europe Ireland IRL native 4739
Europe Italy ITA native 4739
Asia Japan JPN native 559
South America Juan Fernández JFI native 33693
Africa Liberia LBR native 4462
Africa Libya LBY native 4739
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 41152
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4462
Europe Monaco MCO native 4739
Europe Montenegro MNE native 4739
Africa Morocco MAR native 41152
Africa Namibia NAM native 4462
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11897
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4462
Europe Norway NOR native 28571
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Europe Portugal PRT native 4739
Africa Senegal SEN native 4462
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4462
Europe Slovenia SVN native 4739
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4462
Europe Spain ESP native 4739
Africa Togo TGO native 4462
Africa Tunisia TUN native 4739
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Europe UK GBR native 4739
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 4739
North America USA USA native 26340
Africa West Sahara ESH native 4462

Table 4: Reported from 65 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 4739
Africa Algeria DZA native 4739
Africa Angola AGO native 4462
South America Argentina ARG native 26340
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 41152
North America Belize BLZ native 26340
Africa Benin BEN native 4462
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 4739
South America Brazil BRA native 47377
Africa Cameroon CMR native 4462
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
South America Chile CHL native 9068
Asia China CHN native 74511
Africa Congo COG native 4462
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 4462
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 4462
Europe Croatia HRV native 4739
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Africa Egypt EGY native 4739
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 4462
South America Falkland Is. FLK native 5168
Europe France FRA native 4739
Africa Gabon GAB native 4462
Africa Gambia GMB native 4462
Africa Ghana GHA native 4462
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 4739
Europe Greece GRC native 4739
North America Greenland GRL native 9925
Africa Guinea GIN native 4462
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 4462
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Europe Iceland ISL native 12462
Europe Ireland IRL native 4739
Europe Italy ITA native 4739
Asia Japan JPN native 559
South America Juan Fernández JFI native 33693
Africa Liberia LBR native 4462
Africa Libya LBY native 4739
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 41152
Africa Mauritania MRT native 4462
Europe Monaco MCO native 4739
Europe Montenegro MNE native 4739
Africa Morocco MAR native 41152
Africa Namibia NAM native 4462
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11897
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Africa Nigeria NGA native 4462
Europe Norway NOR native 28571
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Europe Portugal PRT native 4739
Africa Senegal SEN native 4462
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 4462
Europe Slovenia SVN native 4739
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4462
Europe Spain ESP native 4739
Africa Togo TGO native 4462
Africa Tunisia TUN native 4739
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Europe UK GBR native 4739
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 4739
North America USA USA native 26340
Africa West Sahara ESH native 4462
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