Blicca bjoerkna was reported from 44 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 37 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 6 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 1 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Europe and Asia: North, Baltic, White, Black (south to Rioni drainage) and Caspian Sea basins, Atlantic basin southward to Adour drainage (France; possibly introduced southward of Loire) and Mediterranean basin in France (Hérault and Rhône drainages). In Aral, Marmara and Anatolian Black Sea basins west of Ankara. Naturally absent from Iberian Peninsula, Italy, Adriatic basin, Crimea, Great Britain (except southeast), Scandinavia north of Sundsvall (Sweden) and 65° N (Finland). Locally introduced in Spain and northeastern Italy; in France, apparently introduced in smal coastal drainages of Var.
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Table 1: Present in 37 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Andorra AND native 1739
Asia Armenia ARM native 683
Europe Austria AUT native 1739
Asia Azerbaijan AZE native 683
Europe Belarus BLR native 683
Europe Belgium BEL native 1739
Europe Bulgaria BGR native 1739
Asia Cyprus CYP introduced 1739
Europe Czechia CZE native 27368
Europe Denmark DNK native 1739
Europe Estonia EST native 33247
Europe Finland FIN native 6114
Europe France FRA native 30578
Asia Georgia GEO native 683
Europe Germany DEU native 1739
Europe Hungary HUN native 1739
Asia Iran IRN native 39702
Europe Italy ITA introduced 45688
Asia Kazakhstan KAZ native 683
Europe Latvia LVA native 683
Europe Liechtenstein LIE native 1739
Europe Lithuania LTU native 683
Europe Luxembourg LUX native 1739
Europe Moldova MDA native 683
Europe Netherlands NLD native 1739
Europe Norway NOR native 1739
Europe Poland POL native 1739
Europe Romania ROU native 1739
Europe Russia RUS native 26334
Europe Serbia SRB native 56371
Europe Slovakia SVK native 27368
Europe Spain ESP introduced 27761
Europe Sweden SWE native 1739
Europe Switzerland CHE native 556
Asia Turkey TUR native 33550
Europe UK GBR native 90061
Europe Ukraine UKR native 683

Table 2: Possible in 6 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB questionable 1739
Europe Faeroe Is. FRO questionable 1739
Europe Gibraltar GIB questionable 1739
Europe Iceland ISL questionable 1739
Europe Monaco MCO questionable 1739
Europe Svalbard SJM questionable 1739

Table 3: Absent from 1 countries/islands (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Ireland IRL error 59043

Table 4: Reported from 44 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB questionable 1739
Europe Andorra AND native 1739
Asia Armenia ARM native 683
Europe Austria AUT native 1739
Asia Azerbaijan AZE native 683
Europe Belarus BLR native 683
Europe Belgium BEL native 1739
Europe Bulgaria BGR native 1739
Asia Cyprus CYP introduced 1739
Europe Czechia CZE native 27368
Europe Denmark DNK native 1739
Europe Estonia EST native 33247
Europe Faeroe Is. FRO questionable 1739
Europe Finland FIN native 6114
Europe France FRA native 30578
Asia Georgia GEO native 683
Europe Germany DEU native 1739
Europe Gibraltar GIB questionable 1739
Europe Hungary HUN native 1739
Europe Iceland ISL questionable 1739
Asia Iran IRN native 39702
Europe Ireland IRL error 59043
Europe Italy ITA introduced 45688
Asia Kazakhstan KAZ native 683
Europe Latvia LVA native 683
Europe Liechtenstein LIE native 1739
Europe Lithuania LTU native 683
Europe Luxembourg LUX native 1739
Europe Moldova MDA native 683
Europe Monaco MCO questionable 1739
Europe Netherlands NLD native 1739
Europe Norway NOR native 1739
Europe Poland POL native 1739
Europe Romania ROU native 1739
Europe Russia RUS native 26334
Europe Serbia SRB native 56371
Europe Slovakia SVK native 27368
Europe Spain ESP introduced 27761
Europe Svalbard SJM questionable 1739
Europe Sweden SWE native 1739
Europe Switzerland CHE native 556
Asia Turkey TUR native 33550
Europe UK GBR native 90061
Europe Ukraine UKR native 683
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