Monochirus hispidus was reported from 30 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 17 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 13 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Mediterranean Sea.
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Table 1: Present in 17 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 232
Africa Algeria DZA native 232
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 232
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 232
Europe Croatia HRV native 232
Europe France FRA native 232
Europe Greece GRC native 232
Europe Italy ITA native 232
Africa Libya LBY native 232
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Europe Monaco MCO native 232
Europe Montenegro MNE native 232
Africa Morocco MAR native 232
Europe Slovenia SVN native 27929
Europe Spain ESP native 232
Africa Tunisia TUN native 232
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855

Table 3: Absent from 13 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Cape Verde CPV error 94080
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV misidentification 109259
Africa Gabon GAB misidentification 109259
Africa Gambia GMB misidentification 109259
Africa Ghana GHA misidentification 109259
Africa Guinea GIN misidentification 109259
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB misidentification 109259
Africa Liberia LBR misidentification 109259
Africa Mauritania MRT misidentification 109259
Europe Portugal PRT misidentification 109259
Africa Senegal SEN misidentification 109259
Africa Sierra Leone SLE misidentification 109259
Africa West Sahara ESH misidentification 109259

Table 4: Reported from 30 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 232
Africa Algeria DZA native 232
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 232
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 232
Africa Cape Verde CPV error 94080
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV misidentification 109259
Europe Croatia HRV native 232
Europe France FRA native 232
Africa Gabon GAB misidentification 109259
Africa Gambia GMB misidentification 109259
Africa Ghana GHA misidentification 109259
Europe Greece GRC native 232
Africa Guinea GIN misidentification 109259
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB misidentification 109259
Europe Italy ITA native 232
Africa Liberia LBR misidentification 109259
Africa Libya LBY native 232
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
Africa Mauritania MRT misidentification 109259
Europe Monaco MCO native 232
Europe Montenegro MNE native 232
Africa Morocco MAR native 232
Europe Portugal PRT misidentification 109259
Africa Senegal SEN misidentification 109259
Africa Sierra Leone SLE misidentification 109259
Europe Slovenia SVN native 27929
Europe Spain ESP native 232
Africa Tunisia TUN native 232
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
Africa West Sahara ESH misidentification 109259
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European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 226874

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