Asterias rubens was reported from 19 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 18 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: Arctic and Atlantic Ocean.
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Table 1: Present in 18 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Belgium BEL native 114049
North America Canada CAN native 85579
Europe Denmark DNK native 3140
Europe France FRA native 114050
Europe Germany DEU native 2711
Europe Iceland ISL native 114043
Europe Ireland IRL native 114046
Europe Isle of Man IMN native 114048
Europe Netherlands NLD native 114044
Europe Norway NOR native 114057
Europe Portugal PRT native 106815
Europe Russia RUS native 114043
Europe Spain ESP native 114059
Europe Sweden SWE native 114061
Europe UK GBR native 2844
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE native 114043
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 114055
North America USA USA native 106815

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Senegal SEN questionable 114164

Table 4: Reported from 19 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Belgium BEL native 114049
North America Canada CAN native 85579
Europe Denmark DNK native 3140
Europe France FRA native 114050
Europe Germany DEU native 2711
Europe Iceland ISL native 114043
Europe Ireland IRL native 114046
Europe Isle of Man IMN native 114048
Europe Netherlands NLD native 114044
Europe Norway NOR native 114057
Europe Portugal PRT native 106815
Europe Russia RUS native 114043
Africa Senegal SEN questionable 114164
Europe Spain ESP native 114059
Europe Sweden SWE native 114061
Europe UK GBR native 2844
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE native 114043
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 114055
North America USA USA native 106815
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