Synaphobranchus affinis was reported from 36 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 35 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: Circumglobal, except the northeast Pacific (Ref. 26895). Eastern Atlantic: Liberia to northern Angola (Ref. 5235).
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Table 1: Present in 35 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 5235
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 85806
North America Bahamas BHS native 40643
Africa Benin BEN native 5235
Africa Cameroon CMR native 5235
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 85805
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 85805
South America Chile CHL native 9068
Asia China CHN native 57879
Africa Comoros COM native 33390
Africa Congo COG native 5235
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 5235
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 5235
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 5235
Africa Gabon GAB native 5235
Africa Ghana GHA native 5235
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Liberia LBR native 5235
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 85805
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Africa Nigeria NGA native 5235
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Europe Portugal PRT native 85805
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Senegal SEN native 85805
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3973
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Togo TGO native 5235
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 33407

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Alaska ALK stray 96339

Table 4: Reported from 36 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Alaska ALK stray 96339
Africa Angola AGO native 5235
Oceania Australia AUS native 75154
Europe Azores Is. AZZ native 85806
North America Bahamas BHS native 40643
Africa Benin BEN native 5235
Africa Cameroon CMR native 5235
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 85805
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 85805
South America Chile CHL native 9068
Asia China CHN native 57879
Africa Comoros COM native 33390
Africa Congo COG native 5235
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 5235
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 5235
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 5235
Africa Gabon GAB native 5235
Africa Ghana GHA native 5235
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 58302
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Africa Liberia LBR native 5235
Africa Madagascar MDG native 33390
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 85805
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 86942
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 5755
Africa Nigeria NGA native 5235
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6993
Europe Portugal PRT native 85805
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Africa Senegal SEN native 85805
Africa South Africa ZAF native 3973
Asia Taiwan TWN native 5193
Africa Togo TGO native 5235
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 33407
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