Oxycheilinus mentalis was reported from 10 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 8 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 2 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Western Indian Ocean: Red Sea and Gulf of Aden.
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Table 1: Present in 8 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Egypt EGY native 8883
Africa Eritrea ERI native 8883
Asia Jordan JOR native 48643
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 8883
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa Sudan SDN native 8883
Asia Taiwan TWN native 47843
Asia Yemen YEM native 8883

Table 2: Possible in 2 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Philippines PHL questionable 53416
Africa Tanzania TZA questionable 51015

Table 4: Reported from 10 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Egypt EGY native 8883
Africa Eritrea ERI native 8883
Asia Jordan JOR native 48643
Asia Philippines PHL questionable 53416
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 8883
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa Sudan SDN native 8883
Asia Taiwan TWN native 47843
Africa Tanzania TZA questionable 51015
Asia Yemen YEM native 8883
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