Penaeus penicillatus was reported from 14 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 13 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: Indo-West Pacific: from Pakistan to Taiwan and Indonesia.
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Table 1: Present in 13 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Bangladesh BGD native 113965
South America Brazil BRA introduced 74657
Asia China CHN native 82068
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 113958
Asia India IND native 63168
Asia Indonesia IDN native 113949
Asia Malaysia MYS native 113952
Asia Myanmar MMR native 113962
Asia Pakistan PAK native 108088
Asia Singapore SGP native 106853
Asia Taiwan TWN native 3208
Asia Thailand THA native 106853
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 113954

Table 2: Possible in 1 country/island (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Somalia SOM questionable 30573

Table 4: Reported from 14 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Asia Bangladesh BGD native 113965
South America Brazil BRA introduced 74657
Asia China CHN native 82068
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 113958
Asia India IND native 63168
Asia Indonesia IDN native 113949
Asia Malaysia MYS native 113952
Asia Myanmar MMR native 113962
Asia Pakistan PAK native 108088
Asia Singapore SGP native 106853
Africa Somalia SOM questionable 30573
Asia Taiwan TWN native 3208
Asia Thailand THA native 106853
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 113954
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