Hoplostethus mediterraneus was reported from 52 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 51 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: Cosmopolitan. Atlantic. Indian and Pacific oceans and the Mediterranean.
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Table 1: Present in 51 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 3397
Africa Algeria DZA native 3397
Africa Amsterdam I. AMT native 50308
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 3397
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 3583
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
Asia China CHN native 57879
Europe Croatia HRV native 3397
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Asia Cyprus CYP native 3397
Africa Egypt EGY native 3397
Europe France FRA native 4784
Africa Gambia GMB native 3583
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 4784
Europe Greece GRC native 113897
Africa Guinea GIN native 2683
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Europe Iceland ISL native 12462
Asia India IND native 45255
Europe Ireland IRL native 4784
Asia Israel ISR native 3397
Europe Italy ITA native 3397
Asia Lebanon LBN native 3397
Africa Libya LBY native 3397
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 4784
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Africa Mauritania MRT native 5377
Europe Monaco MCO native 3397
Europe Montenegro MNE native 3397
Africa Morocco MAR native 3397
Africa Namibia NAM native 27121
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Asia Philippines PHL native 5282
Europe Portugal PRT native 4784
Africa Senegal SEN native 3583
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 3583
Europe Slovenia SVN native 3397
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4181
Europe Spain ESP native 4784
Africa St Paul I. SPL native 50308
Asia Syria SYR native 3397
Africa Tanzania TZA native 26165
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 33407
Africa Tunisia TUN native 3397
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Europe UK GBR native 12140
Africa West Sahara ESH native 3583
Asia Yemen YEM native 28016

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Taiwan TWN questionable 47843

Table 4: Reported from 52 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 3397
Africa Algeria DZA native 3397
Africa Amsterdam I. AMT native 50308
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 3397
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 3583
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 27000
Asia China CHN native 57879
Europe Croatia HRV native 3397
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Asia Cyprus CYP native 3397
Africa Egypt EGY native 3397
Europe France FRA native 4784
Africa Gambia GMB native 3583
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 4784
Europe Greece GRC native 113897
Africa Guinea GIN native 2683
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Europe Iceland ISL native 12462
Asia India IND native 45255
Europe Ireland IRL native 4784
Asia Israel ISR native 3397
Europe Italy ITA native 3397
Asia Lebanon LBN native 3397
Africa Libya LBY native 3397
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 4784
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Africa Mauritania MRT native 5377
Europe Monaco MCO native 3397
Europe Montenegro MNE native 3397
Africa Morocco MAR native 3397
Africa Namibia NAM native 27121
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Asia Philippines PHL native 5282
Europe Portugal PRT native 4784
Africa Senegal SEN native 3583
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 3583
Europe Slovenia SVN native 3397
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4181
Europe Spain ESP native 4784
Africa St Paul I. SPL native 50308
Asia Syria SYR native 3397
Asia Taiwan TWN questionable 47843
Africa Tanzania TZA native 26165
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 33407
Africa Tunisia TUN native 3397
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Europe UK GBR native 12140
Africa West Sahara ESH native 3583
Asia Yemen YEM native 28016
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