Pristis zijsron was reported from 27 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 26 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: Persian Gulf (Ref. 68964), Red Sea and East Africa to Papua New Guinea, north to southern China, south to New South Wales, Australia.
How to read the map
Comments & Corrections


Table 1: Present in 26 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 6871
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia Cambodia KHM native 9859
Asia China CHN native 9859
Oceania Fiji FJI native 85272
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 9859
Asia Iran IRN native 9859
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Asia Malaysia MYS native 9859
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5578
Asia Myanmar MMR native 5736
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Asia Pakistan PAK native 9859
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 47737
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 68964
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 11228
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 9859
Asia Thailand THA native 58784
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9859

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America USA USA questionable 7251

Table 4: Reported from 27 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 87596
Oceania Australia AUS native 6871
Asia Bahrain BHR native 68964
Asia Cambodia KHM native 9859
Asia China CHN native 9859
Oceania Fiji FJI native 85272
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 9859
Asia Iran IRN native 9859
Asia Kuwait KWT native 68964
Asia Malaysia MYS native 9859
Africa Mauritius MUS native 58078
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 5578
Asia Myanmar MMR native 5736
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Asia Pakistan PAK native 9859
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Asia Philippines PHL native 47737
Asia Qatar QAT native 68964
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 68964
Africa Somalia SOM native 30573
Africa South Africa ZAF native 11228
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 9859
Asia Thailand THA native 58784
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 68964
North America USA USA questionable 7251
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 9859
Back to Search
Back to Top

The map in this page was supported by BioFresh that has received funding from the
European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

cfm script by eagbayani, 10.05.99 ,  php script by rolavides, 04/02/08 ,  last modified by sortiz, 06.27.17