Auxis rochei was reported from 150 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 145 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 1 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 4 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific (Western): including the Mediterranean Sea. The eastern Pacific population is recognized as subspecies Auxis rochei eudorax (Ref. 32349). Highly migratory species, Annex I of the 1982 Convention on the Law of the Sea (Ref. 26139).
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Table 1: Present in 145 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 168
Africa Algeria DZA native 168
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 168
Africa Angola AGO native 168
North America Anguilla AIA native 168
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 168
South America Argentina ARG native 168
North America Aruba ABW native 168
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 98447
Oceania Australia AUS native 168
North America Bahamas BHS native 168
Asia Bahrain BHR native 168
Asia Bangladesh BGD native 168
North America Barbados BRB native 168
North America Belize BLZ native 168
North America Bermuda BMU native 168
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 168
South America Brazil BRA native 168
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 168
Europe Bulgaria BGR native 168
Asia Cambodia KHM native 168
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 168
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 168
Europe Channel Is. CHA native 168
Asia China CHN native 168
South America Colombia COL native 168
Africa Congo COG native 168
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 168
North America Costa Rica CRI native 168
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 168
Europe Croatia HRV native 168
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 168
Asia Cyprus CYP native 168
Africa Djibouti DJI native 168
North America Dominica DMA native 168
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 168
South America Ecuador ECU native 40498
Africa Eritrea ERI native 168
Europe France FRA native 168
South America French Guiana GUF native 168
Africa Gabon GAB native 168
Africa Gambia GMB native 168
Asia Georgia GEO native 168
Africa Ghana GHA native 168
Europe Greece GRC native 113897
North America Grenada GRD native 168
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 168
North America Guatemala GTM native 168
Africa Guinea GIN native 168
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 168
South America Guyana GUY native 168
North America Haiti HTI native 168
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 168
North America Honduras HND native 168
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 168
Asia Iran IRN native 168
Asia Iraq IRQ native 168
Europe Ireland IRL native 168
Europe Isle of Man IMN native 168
Asia Israel ISR native 168
Europe Italy ITA native 168
North America Jamaica JAM native 168
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 168
Africa Kenya KEN native 168
Asia Korea (North) PRK native 168
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 77001
Asia Kuwait KWT native 168
Asia Lebanon LBN native 168
Africa Liberia LBR native 168
Africa Libya LBY native 168
Asia Macau MAC native 168
Africa Madagascar MDG native 168
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 74541
Asia Malaysia MYS native 168
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
North America Martinique MTQ native 168
Africa Mauritania MRT native 5377
North America Mexico MEX native 168
Europe Monaco MCO native 168
Europe Montenegro MNE native 168
North America Montserrat MSR native 168
Africa Morocco MAR native 168
Asia Myanmar MMR native 168
North America Neth Antilles ANT native 168
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 168
North America Nicaragua NIC native 168
Europe Norway NOR native 168
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Asia Pakistan PAK native 168
North America Panama PAN native 168
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6771
Asia Philippines PHL native 168
Europe Portugal PRT native 168
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Asia Qatar QAT native 168
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Europe Romania ROU native 168
Europe Russia RUS native 168
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 168
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 168
Africa Senegal SEN native 168
Asia Singapore SGP native 168
Europe Slovenia SVN native 168
Africa Somalia SOM native 168
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5313
Europe Spain ESP native 168
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 168
Africa St Helena SHN native 168
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 168
North America St Lucia LCA native 168
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 168
Africa Sudan SDN native 168
South America Suriname SUR native 168
Europe Sweden SWE native 30402
Asia Syria SYR native 168
Asia Taiwan TWN native 168
Africa Tanzania TZA native 168
Asia Thailand THA native 764
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 168
Africa Togo TGO native 168
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 168
Africa Tunisia TUN native 168
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 168
Europe UK GBR native 168
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE native 168
Europe UK No Ireld GBN native 168
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 168
Europe Ukraine UKR native 168
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 168
South America Uruguay URY native 168
North America USA USA native 168
South America Venezuela VEN native 168
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 46893
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 168
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 168
Asia Yemen YEM native 168

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Mozambique MOZ questionable 168

Table 3: Absent from 4 country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Egypt EGY misidentification 32349
North America El Salvador SLV misidentification 32349
South America Galapagos Is. GOS misidentification 32349
South America Peru PER misidentification 32349

Table 4: Reported from 150 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Albania ALB native 168
Africa Algeria DZA native 168
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 168
Africa Angola AGO native 168
North America Anguilla AIA native 168
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 168
South America Argentina ARG native 168
North America Aruba ABW native 168
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 98447
Oceania Australia AUS native 168
North America Bahamas BHS native 168
Asia Bahrain BHR native 168
Asia Bangladesh BGD native 168
North America Barbados BRB native 168
North America Belize BLZ native 168
North America Bermuda BMU native 168
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH native 168
South America Brazil BRA native 168
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 168
Europe Bulgaria BGR native 168
Asia Cambodia KHM native 168
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 168
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 94080
North America Cayman Is. CYM native 168
Europe Channel Is. CHA native 168
Asia China CHN native 168
South America Colombia COL native 168
Africa Congo COG native 168
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 168
North America Costa Rica CRI native 168
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 168
Europe Croatia HRV native 168
North America Cuba CUB native 54206
North America Curaçao I. CUW native 168
Asia Cyprus CYP native 168
Africa Djibouti DJI native 168
North America Dominica DMA native 168
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 168
South America Ecuador ECU native 40498
Africa Egypt EGY misidentification 32349
North America El Salvador SLV misidentification 32349
Africa Eritrea ERI native 168
Europe France FRA native 168
South America French Guiana GUF native 168
Africa Gabon GAB native 168
South America Galapagos Is. GOS misidentification 32349
Africa Gambia GMB native 168
Asia Georgia GEO native 168
Africa Ghana GHA native 168
Europe Greece GRC native 113897
North America Grenada GRD native 168
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 168
North America Guatemala GTM native 168
Africa Guinea GIN native 168
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 168
South America Guyana GUY native 168
North America Haiti HTI native 168
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 168
North America Honduras HND native 168
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 31075
Asia India IND native 45255
Asia Indonesia IDN native 168
Asia Iran IRN native 168
Asia Iraq IRQ native 168
Europe Ireland IRL native 168
Europe Isle of Man IMN native 168
Asia Israel ISR native 168
Europe Italy ITA native 168
North America Jamaica JAM native 168
Asia Japan JPN native 559
Asia Jordan JOR native 168
Africa Kenya KEN native 168
Asia Korea (North) PRK native 168
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 77001
Asia Kuwait KWT native 168
Asia Lebanon LBN native 168
Africa Liberia LBR native 168
Africa Libya LBY native 168
Asia Macau MAC native 168
Africa Madagascar MDG native 168
Africa Madeira Is. MRA native 74541
Asia Malaysia MYS native 168
Asia Maldives MDV native 11303
Europe Malta MLT native 33971
North America Martinique MTQ native 168
Africa Mauritania MRT native 5377
North America Mexico MEX native 168
Europe Monaco MCO native 168
Europe Montenegro MNE native 168
North America Montserrat MSR native 168
Africa Morocco MAR native 168
Africa Mozambique MOZ questionable 168
Asia Myanmar MMR native 168
North America Neth Antilles ANT native 168
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 168
North America Nicaragua NIC native 168
Europe Norway NOR native 168
Asia Ogasawara Is. OGW native 26066
Asia Oman OMN native 11441
Asia Pakistan PAK native 168
North America Panama PAN native 168
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 6771
South America Peru PER misidentification 32349
Asia Philippines PHL native 168
Europe Portugal PRT native 168
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 50307
Asia Qatar QAT native 168
Africa Réunion REU native 53568
Europe Romania ROU native 168
Europe Russia RUS native 168
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 168
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 168
Africa Senegal SEN native 168
Asia Singapore SGP native 168
Europe Slovenia SVN native 168
Africa Somalia SOM native 168
Africa South Africa ZAF native 5313
Europe Spain ESP native 168
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 168
Africa St Helena SHN native 168
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 168
North America St Lucia LCA native 168
North America St Vincent Gren. VCT native 168
Africa Sudan SDN native 168
South America Suriname SUR native 168
Europe Sweden SWE native 30402
Asia Syria SYR native 168
Asia Taiwan TWN native 168
Africa Tanzania TZA native 168
Asia Thailand THA native 764
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 168
Africa Togo TGO native 168
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 168
Africa Tunisia TUN native 168
Asia Turkey TUR native 57855
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 168
Europe UK GBR native 168
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE native 168
Europe UK No Ireld GBN native 168
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 168
Europe Ukraine UKR native 168
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 168
South America Uruguay URY native 168
North America USA USA native 168
South America Venezuela VEN native 168
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 46893
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 168
North America Virgin Is. (US) VIR native 168
Asia Yemen YEM native 168
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