Illex argentinus was reported from 6 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 6 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: Southwest Atlantic, Southeast Pacific and Antarctic Indian Ocean. Subtropical to polar.
Comments & Corrections
How to read map
Table 1: Present in 6 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Argentina ARG native 275
South America Brazil BRA native 275
South America Chile CHL native 90098
Subantarctica Crozet Is. CRZ native 60279
Subantarctica Kerguelen Is. KGN native 60279
South America Uruguay URY native 3107

Table 4: Reported from 6 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
South America Argentina ARG native 275
South America Brazil BRA native 275
South America Chile CHL native 90098
Subantarctica Crozet Is. CRZ native 60279
Subantarctica Kerguelen Is. KGN native 60279
South America Uruguay URY native 3107
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 , 06.27.17