Perna viridis was reported from 25 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 25 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: Indo-Pacific and Western Central Atlantic.
How to read the map
Comments & Corrections


Table 1: Present in 25 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS introduced 74657
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 348
Asia Cambodia KHM native 348
Asia China CHN native 348
Oceania Cook Is. COK introduced 74657
Oceania Fiji FJI introduced 348
Oceania French Polynesia PYF introduced 348
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 7693
Asia India IND native 348
Asia Indonesia IDN native 348
North America Jamaica JAM native 3159
Asia Malaysia MYS native 348
Asia Myanmar MMR native 348
Oceania New Caledonia NCL introduced 74657
Asia Philippines PHL native 348
Oceania Samoa WSM introduced 74657
Asia Singapore SGP native 348
Africa South Africa ZAF native 80041
Asia Taiwan TWN native 348
Asia Thailand THA native 348
Oceania Tonga TON introduced 74657
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO introduced 74657
North America USA USA introduced 3159
South America Venezuela VEN introduced 3159
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 348

Table 4: Reported from 25 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Oceania Australia AUS introduced 74657
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 348
Asia Cambodia KHM native 348
Asia China CHN native 348
Oceania Cook Is. COK introduced 74657
Oceania Fiji FJI introduced 348
Oceania French Polynesia PYF introduced 348
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 7693
Asia India IND native 348
Asia Indonesia IDN native 348
North America Jamaica JAM native 3159
Asia Malaysia MYS native 348
Asia Myanmar MMR native 348
Oceania New Caledonia NCL introduced 74657
Asia Philippines PHL native 348
Oceania Samoa WSM introduced 74657
Asia Singapore SGP native 348
Africa South Africa ZAF native 80041
Asia Taiwan TWN native 348
Asia Thailand THA native 348
Oceania Tonga TON introduced 74657
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO introduced 74657
North America USA USA introduced 3159
South America Venezuela VEN introduced 3159
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 348
Back to Search
Back to Top

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

cfm script by , 10.05.99 ,  php script by , 04/02/08 ,  last modified by , 4:00 PM 24/03/14