Acanthonus armatus was reported from 10 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 10 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: In deep waters off tropical and subtropical areas of all oceans. Especially abundant in the tropical western Atlantic (Ref. 3686). Reported from Carlsberg Ridge (6°22'N 60°12'E) and New Guinea (Ref. 33390). Known from Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea, southern India, Philippines, Gulf of Panama and tropical west Africa (Ref. 44076).
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Table 1: Present in 10 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Bahamas BHS native 40643
South America Brazil BRA native 75877
North America Canada CAN native 106243
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 31524
North America Panama PAN native 3686
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Taiwan TWN native 56809
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706

Table 4: Reported from 10 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Bahamas BHS native 40643
South America Brazil BRA native 75877
North America Canada CAN native 106243
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 31524
North America Panama PAN native 3686
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Asia Taiwan TWN native 56809
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9706
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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