Gymnothorax javanicus was reported from 54 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 54 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: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa (Ref. 33390) to the Marquesas and Oeno Atoll (Pitcairn Group), north to the Ryukyu and Hawaiian islands, south to New Caledonia and the Austral Islands.
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Table 1: Present in 54 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Africa Bassas da India BSI native 124899
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 4690
Africa Cargados Carajos CRG native 33390
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Africa Egypt EGY native 87788
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 94512
Oceania Guam GUM native 35721
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Kenya KEN native 4690
Africa Madagascar MDG native 4690
Asia Malaysia MYS native 4690
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Africa Mauritius MUS native 33390
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11897
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
Oceania North. Marianas MNP native 37816
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 4690
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 121505
Africa Reunion I. REU native 53568
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 100374
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1623
Asia Singapore SGP native 4690
Africa Socotra Arch. SOC native 37631
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 45255
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 4690
Africa Sudan SDN native 10713
Asia Taiwan/Ch Taipei TWN native 6934
Africa Tanzania TZA native 51015
Asia Thailand THA native 1602
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816

Table 4: Reported from 54 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Africa Bassas da India BSI native 124899
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 4690
Africa Cargados Carajos CRG native 33390
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Africa Egypt EGY native 87788
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 1602
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 94512
Oceania Guam GUM native 35721
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1602
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Africa Kenya KEN native 4690
Africa Madagascar MDG native 4690
Asia Malaysia MYS native 4690
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Africa Mauritius MUS native 33390
Africa Mayotte MYT native 97629
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 1602
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 11897
Oceania Niue NIU native 3804
Oceania North. Marianas MNP native 37816
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 4690
Oceania Pitcairn PCN native 121505
Africa Reunion I. REU native 53568
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 559
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 100374
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1623
Asia Singapore SGP native 4690
Africa Socotra Arch. SOC native 37631
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 45255
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 4690
Africa Sudan SDN native 10713
Asia Taiwan/Ch Taipei TWN native 6934
Africa Tanzania TZA native 51015
Asia Thailand THA native 1602
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 58534
Oceania Wake I. WAK native 37816
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