Padina gymnospora was reported from 22 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 22 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Atlantic Ocean: from North Carolina, USA south to Brazil including the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean and Bermuda, east to Salvage (Selvagens) Islands and south to Angola, including the Mediterranean (Israel), Canary, Cape Verde and Ascension Island; Indian Ocean: In the Arabian Sea south to South Africa, including the Persian Gulf, Seychelles, Madagascar and Réunion, east to India and south to Western Australia including Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea; Pacific Ocean: from Korea to the South China Sea south to Queensland, Australia, east to Hawaiian Islands including Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji and Samoan Archipelago.
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Table 1: Present in 22 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 82093
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 82093
Oceania Australia AUS native 82093
North America Belize BLZ native 80701
North America Bermuda BMU native 82093
South America Brazil BRA native 82093
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 82093
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 82093
Oceania Fiji FJI native 82093
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 82093
Asia India IND native 82093
Asia Iran IRN native 81433
Asia Israel ISR native 82093
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 82093
Africa Madagascar MDG native 82093
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 82093
Asia Qatar QAT native 107282
Africa Réunion REU native 82093
Oceania Samoa WSM native 82093
Africa Seychelles SYC native 82093
Africa South Africa ZAF native 82093
North America USA USA native 82093

Table 4: Reported from 22 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 82093
Africa Ascension I. ASC native 82093
Oceania Australia AUS native 82093
North America Belize BLZ native 80701
North America Bermuda BMU native 82093
South America Brazil BRA native 82093
Africa Canary Is. CNY native 82093
Africa Cape Verde CPV native 82093
Oceania Fiji FJI native 82093
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 82093
Asia India IND native 82093
Asia Iran IRN native 81433
Asia Israel ISR native 82093
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 82093
Africa Madagascar MDG native 82093
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 82093
Asia Qatar QAT native 107282
Africa Réunion REU native 82093
Oceania Samoa WSM native 82093
Africa Seychelles SYC native 82093
Africa South Africa ZAF native 82093
North America USA USA native 82093
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