Poromitra megalops was reported from 11 countries/islands


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

Distribution: Atlantic Ocean.
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Table 1: Present in 4 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
Europe France FRA native 116450
North America USA USA native 36655

Table 2: Possible in 3 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Hawaii HWI questionable 84090
Asia Japan JPN questionable 84090
Oceania New Caledonia NCL questionable 86942

Table 3: Absent from 4 countries/islands (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Chile CHL misidentification 84090
South America Juan Fernández JFI misidentification 84090
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG misidentification 84090
South America Peru PER misidentification 84090

Table 4: Reported from 11 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Canada CAN native 5951
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 6808
South America Chile CHL misidentification 84090
Europe France FRA native 116450
Oceania Hawaii HWI questionable 84090
Asia Japan JPN questionable 84090
South America Juan Fernández JFI misidentification 84090
Oceania New Caledonia NCL questionable 86942
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG misidentification 84090
South America Peru PER misidentification 84090
North America USA USA native 36655
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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

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