Seriola dumerili was reported from 126 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 125 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 1 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Circumglobal. Indo-West Pacific: South Africa, Persian Gulf, southern Japan and the Hawaiian Islands, south to New Caledonia; Mariana and Caroline islands in Micronesia. Western Atlantic: Bermuda (Ref. 26938), Nova Scotia, Canada to Brazil; also from the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea (Ref. 9626). Eastern Atlantic: British coast (vagrant) to Morocco and the Mediterranean. Distribution in eastern central Atlantic along the African coast is not well established due to past confusion with Seriola carpenteri (Ref. 7097).
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Table 1: Present in 125 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Admiralty Is. ADM native 3397
Europe Albania ALB native 3397
Africa Algeria DZA native 3397
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 3397
North America Anguilla AIA native 3277
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3277
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 98447
Oceania Australia AUS native 78751
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 56671
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
Asia Bahrain BHR native 3397
North America Barbados BRB native 3277
North America Belize BLZ native 3277
North America Bermuda BMU native 3277
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 3397
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Asia Cambodia KHM native 3397
North America Canada CAN native 9626
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 3277
Asia China CHN native 3397
South America Colombia COL native 5217
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 3397
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3277
Europe Croatia HRV native 3397
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
Asia Cyprus CYP native 3397
Africa Djibouti DJI native 5450
North America Dominica DMA native 3277
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 26235
Africa Egypt EGY native 3397
Oceania Fiji FJI native 12596
Europe France FRA native 3397
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
Africa Gabon GAB native 5516
Europe Greece GRC native 3397
North America Grenada GRD native 3277
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 3277
Oceania Guam GUM native 3397
North America Guatemala GTM native 3277
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3277
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
North America Honduras HND native 3277
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia Indonesia IDN native 3397
Asia Iran IRN native 3397
Asia Israel ISR native 3397
Europe Italy ITA native 3397
North America Jamaica JAM native 3277
Asia Japan JPN native 3397
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 3397
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 77001
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Asia Lebanon LBN native 3397
Africa Libya LBY native 3397
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 74541
Asia Malaysia MYS native 3397
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 3397
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
North America Martinique MTQ native 3277
Africa Mauritania MRT native 55783
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
North America Mexico MEX native 26550
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Europe Monaco MCO native 3397
Europe Montenegro MNE native 3397
North America Montserrat MSR native 3277
Africa Morocco MAR native 3397
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 3397
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 3397
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3277
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK native 8881
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 37816
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 3397
North America Panama PAN native 3277
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 6956
Europe Portugal PRT native 3397
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Asia Qatar QAT native 3397
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 3397
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 3397
Asia Singapore SGP native 3397
Europe Slovenia SVN native 27929
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 3397
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3397
Europe Spain ESP native 3397
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3277
North America St Lucia LCA native 3277
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3277
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
Asia Syria SYR native 3397
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 3397
Asia Taiwan TWN native 43515
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Africa Togo TGO native 4517
Oceania Tokelau TKL native 3397
Oceania Tonga TON native 3397
Africa Tunisia TUN native 3397
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 3397
Europe UK GBR native 3397
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 3397
North America USA USA native 7251
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 3397
South America Venezuela VEN native 9626
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 46893
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 3277
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180
Oceania Wallis Futuna WLF native 3397
Asia Yemen YEM native 28016

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO questionable 5217

Table 4: Reported from 126 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Admiralty Is. ADM native 3397
Europe Albania ALB native 3397
Africa Algeria DZA native 3397
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 3397
North America Anguilla AIA native 3277
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3277
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 98447
Oceania Australia AUS native 78751
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 56671
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
Asia Bahrain BHR native 3397
North America Barbados BRB native 3277
North America Belize BLZ native 3277
North America Bermuda BMU native 3277
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 3397
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Asia Cambodia KHM native 3397
North America Canada CAN native 9626
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 3277
Asia China CHN native 3397
South America Colombia COL native 5217
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 3397
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3277
Europe Croatia HRV native 3397
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
Asia Cyprus CYP native 3397
Africa Djibouti DJI native 5450
North America Dominica DMA native 3277
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 26235
Africa Egypt EGY native 3397
Oceania Fiji FJI native 12596
Europe France FRA native 3397
South America French Guiana GUF native 5217
Africa Gabon GAB native 5516
Europe Greece GRC native 3397
North America Grenada GRD native 3277
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 3277
Oceania Guam GUM native 3397
North America Guatemala GTM native 3277
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3277
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
North America Honduras HND native 3277
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia Indonesia IDN native 3397
Asia Iran IRN native 3397
Asia Israel ISR native 3397
Europe Italy ITA native 3397
North America Jamaica JAM native 3277
Asia Japan JPN native 3397
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 3397
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 77001
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Asia Lebanon LBN native 3397
Africa Libya LBY native 3397
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 74541
Asia Malaysia MYS native 3397
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 3397
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 37816
North America Martinique MTQ native 3277
Africa Mauritania MRT native 55783
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
North America Mexico MEX native 26550
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 3807
Europe Monaco MCO native 3397
Europe Montenegro MNE native 3397
North America Montserrat MSR native 3277
Africa Morocco MAR native 3397
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5213
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 3397
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 3397
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3277
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
Oceania Norfolk I. NFK native 8881
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 37816
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Oceania Palau PLW native 3397
North America Panama PAN native 3277
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 6956
Europe Portugal PRT native 3397
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Asia Qatar QAT native 3397
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 3397
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 3397
Asia Singapore SGP native 3397
Europe Slovenia SVN native 27929
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 3397
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3397
Europe Spain ESP native 3397
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3277
North America St Lucia LCA native 3277
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3277
South America Suriname SUR native 5217
Asia Syria SYR native 3397
Oceania Tahiti TIT native 3397
Asia Taiwan TWN native 43515
Asia Thailand THA native 37773
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Africa Togo TGO native 4517
Oceania Tokelau TKL native 3397
Oceania Tonga TON native 3397
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO questionable 5217
Africa Tunisia TUN native 3397
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Oceania Tuvalu TUV native 3397
Europe UK GBR native 3397
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 3397
North America USA USA native 7251
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 3397
South America Venezuela VEN native 9626
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 46893
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 3277
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180
Oceania Wallis Futuna WLF native 3397
Asia Yemen YEM native 28016
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