Hippocampus multispinus was reported from 2 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 2 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: Western Central Pacific: northern Australia (Dampier Archipelago, Western Australia to Northern Territory) and southern Papua New Guinea. International trade is monitored through a licensing system (CITES II, since 5.15.04) and a minimum size of 10 cm applies.
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Table 1: Present in 2 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 42735
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 42735

Table 4: Reported from 2 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 42735
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 42735
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