Ostracion rhinorhynchos was reported from 11 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 10 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-West Pacific: East Africa to Indonesia, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia.
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Table 1: Present in 10 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 27362
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 119494
Asia Indonesia IDN native 5978
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Asia Philippines PHL native 9710
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 90102
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Palau PLW questionable 37816

Table 4: Reported from 11 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS native 27362
Asia China CHN native 57879
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 119494
Asia Indonesia IDN native 5978
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Malaysia MYS native 27550
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Oceania Palau PLW questionable 37816
Asia Philippines PHL native 9710
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 90102
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
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