Myripristis jacobus was reported from 58 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 58 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: Western Atlantic: North Carolina (USA), Bahamas and northern Gulf of Mexico to Brazil; throughout the West Indies and the Caribbean Sea (Ref. 3724). Eastern Atlantic: St. Paul's Rocks (Ref. 13121), Cape Verde, Principe, Ascension and St. Helena islands (Ref. 6537).
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Table 1: Present in 58 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Anguilla AIA native 115215
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3724
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 6537
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
North America Barbados BRB native 3724
North America Belize BLZ native 3724
Africa Benin BEN native 115215
North America Bermuda BMU native 3156
Bon. Eust. Saba BES native 115215
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Africa Cameroon CMR native 115215
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 115215
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 26938
South America Colombia COL native 5217
Africa Congo COG native 115215
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3724
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3724
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3724
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 115215
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
Africa Gabon GAB native 115215
Africa Ghana GHA native 115215
North America Grenada GRD native 3724
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 115215
North America Guatemala GTM native 3724
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3724
North America Honduras HND native 3724
North America Jamaica JAM native 3724
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 115215
North America Martinique MTQ native 3229
North America Mexico MEX native 3724
North America Montserrat MSR native 115215
Africa Morocco MAR native 115215
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3724
Africa Nigeria NGA native 115215
North America Panama PAN native 3724
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 34088
Africa St Helena SHN native 5288
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3724
North America St Lucia LCA native 3724
St Martin (FR) MAF native 115215
South America St Paul's Rocks SPR native 13121
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3724
South America Suriname SUR native 13608
Africa Togo TGO native 115215
South America Trind. M.Vaz Is. TRD native 40849
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 13442
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 26938
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 47402
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180

Table 4: Reported from 58 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Anguilla AIA native 115215
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 3724
North America Aruba ABW native 5217
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 6537
North America Bahamas BHS native 5521
North America Barbados BRB native 3724
North America Belize BLZ native 3724
Africa Benin BEN native 115215
North America Bermuda BMU native 3156
Bon. Eust. Saba BES native 115215
South America Brazil BRA native 57756
Africa Cameroon CMR native 115215
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 115215
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 26938
South America Colombia COL native 5217
Africa Congo COG native 115215
North America Costa Rica CRI native 3724
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 5217
North America Dominica DMA native 3724
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 3724
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 115215
South America French Guiana GUF native 13608
Africa Gabon GAB native 115215
Africa Ghana GHA native 115215
North America Grenada GRD native 3724
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 115215
North America Guatemala GTM native 3724
South America Guyana GUY native 5217
North America Haiti HTI native 3724
North America Honduras HND native 3724
North America Jamaica JAM native 3724
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 115215
North America Martinique MTQ native 3229
North America Mexico MEX native 3724
North America Montserrat MSR native 115215
Africa Morocco MAR native 115215
North America Nicaragua NIC native 3724
Africa Nigeria NGA native 115215
North America Panama PAN native 3724
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 34088
Africa St Helena SHN native 5288
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 3724
North America St Lucia LCA native 3724
St Martin (FR) MAF native 115215
South America St Paul's Rocks SPR native 13121
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 3724
South America Suriname SUR native 13608
Africa Togo TGO native 115215
South America Trind. M.Vaz Is. TRD native 40849
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 13442
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 26938
North America USA USA native 7251
South America Venezuela VEN native 5217
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 47402
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 26180
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