Plectroglyphidodon lacrymatus was reported from 47 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 46 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: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa to the Marshall and Society islands, north to the Ryukyu Islands, south to Australia.
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Table 1: Present in 46 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
Oceania Caroline I. CRL native 7247
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 47843
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Africa Comoros COM native 7247
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Africa Egypt EGY native 7247
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 7247
Oceania Guam GUM native 7247
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 7247
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 7247
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 7247
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 7247
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 7247
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 7247
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 7247
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 7247
Africa Réunion REU native 7247
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 7247
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 7247
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4391
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 10361
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Tanzania TZA native 51015
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 46904
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 12846
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Tahiti TIT questionable 45255

Table 4: Reported from 47 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania American Samoa ASM native 592
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Oceania Caroline I. CRL native 7247
Asia Chagos Is. CHG native 27307
Asia China CHN native 47843
Asia Christmas I. CXR native 30874
Asia Cocos Is. (Keel) CCK native 9399
Africa Comoros COM native 7247
Oceania Cook Is. COK native 34027
Africa Egypt EGY native 7247
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 7247
Oceania Guam GUM native 7247
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 7247
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 58021
Oceania Kiribati KIR native 7247
Oceania Lord Howe I. LHI native 8879
Africa Madagascar MDG native 7247
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Marquesas Is. MQS native 1602
Oceania Marshall Is. MHL native 7247
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 7247
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 57683
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 7247
Oceania North Marianas MNP native 7247
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Oceania Palau PLW native 37816
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6192
Asia Philippines PHL native 7247
Africa Réunion REU native 7247
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 7247
Oceania Samoa WSM native 592
Africa Seychelles SYC native 7247
Africa Socotra Arch SOC native 37631
Africa South Africa ZAF native 4391
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 10361
Oceania Tahiti TIT questionable 45255
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Tanzania TZA native 51015
Asia Timor-Leste TLS Native 118793
Oceania Tonga TON native 53797
Oceania Vanuatu VUT native 46904
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 12846
Asia Yemen YEM native 37631
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