Lepidochelys olivacea was reported from 107 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 107 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 the Atlantic Ocean.
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Table 1: Present in 107 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Alaska ALK native 1397
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 1397
Africa Angola AGO native 1397
North America Anguilla AIA native 1397
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 1397
North America Aruba ABW native 1397
Oceania Australia AUS native 75780
Asia Bahrain BHR native 1397
Asia Bangladesh BGD native 1397
North America Barbados BRB native 1397
Africa Benin BEN native 1397
South America Brazil BRA native 1397
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 1397
Asia Cambodia KHM native 1397
Africa Cameroon CMR native 1397
North America Canada CAN native 1397
Asia China CHN native 1397
South America Colombia COL native 1397
Africa Comoros COM native 1397
Africa Congo COG native 1397
North America Costa Rica CRI native 1397
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 1397
North America Cuba CUB native 1397
Africa Djibouti DJI native 1397
North America Dominica DMA native 1397
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 1397
South America Ecuador ECU native 1397
Africa Egypt EGY native 1397
North America El Salvador SLV native 1397
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 1397
Africa Eritrea ERI native 1397
Europe France FRA native 83469
South America French Guiana GUF native 1397
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 108058
Africa Gabon GAB native 1397
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 1397
Africa Gambia GMB native 1397
Africa Ghana GHA native 1397
North America Grenada GRD native 1397
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 1397
North America Guatemala GTM native 1397
Africa Guinea GIN native 1397
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 1397
South America Guyana GUY native 1397
North America Haiti HTI native 1397
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 78527
North America Honduras HND native 1397
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 1397
Asia India IND native 75781
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1397
Asia Iran IRN native 1397
North America Jamaica JAM native 1397
Africa Kenya KEN native 1397
Asia Korea (North) PRK native 1397
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 1397
Asia Kuwait KWT native 1397
Africa Liberia LBR native 1397
Asia Macau MAC native 1397
Africa Madagascar MDG native 1397
Asia Malaysia MYS native 1397
Europe Malta MLT native 1397
North America Martinique MTQ native 1397
North America Mexico MEX native 1397
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 97534
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 418
Asia Myanmar MMR native 1397
Africa Namibia NAM native 1397
North America Neth Antilles ANT native 1397
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 97534
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 1397
North America Nicaragua NIC native 1397
Africa Nigeria NGA native 1397
Asia Oman OMN native 1397
Asia Pakistan PAK native 1397
Oceania Palau PLW native 97534
North America Panama PAN native 1397
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 1397
South America Peru PER native 1397
Asia Philippines PHL native 1397
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 1397
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 1397
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 1397
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 1397
Africa Senegal SEN native 1397
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1397
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 1397
Asia Singapore SGP native 1397
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 97534
Africa Somalia SOM native 1397
Africa South Africa ZAF native 1397
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 1397
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 1397
Africa Sudan SDN native 1397
South America Suriname SUR native 1397
Asia Taiwan TWN native 1397
Africa Tanzania TZA native 1397
Asia Thailand THA native 1397
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 1397
Africa Togo TGO native 1397
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 1397
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 1397
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 1397
North America USA USA native 1397
South America Venezuela VEN native 1397
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 1397
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 1397
Asia Yemen YEM native 1397

Table 4: Reported from 107 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
North America Alaska ALK native 1397
Asia Andaman Is. ANI native 1397
Africa Angola AGO native 1397
North America Anguilla AIA native 1397
North America Antigua Barbuda ATG native 1397
North America Aruba ABW native 1397
Oceania Australia AUS native 75780
Asia Bahrain BHR native 1397
Asia Bangladesh BGD native 1397
North America Barbados BRB native 1397
Africa Benin BEN native 1397
South America Brazil BRA native 1397
Asia Brunei Darsm BRN native 1397
Asia Cambodia KHM native 1397
Africa Cameroon CMR native 1397
North America Canada CAN native 1397
Asia China CHN native 1397
South America Colombia COL native 1397
Africa Comoros COM native 1397
Africa Congo COG native 1397
North America Costa Rica CRI native 1397
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 1397
North America Cuba CUB native 1397
Africa Djibouti DJI native 1397
North America Dominica DMA native 1397
North America Dominican Rp DOM native 1397
South America Ecuador ECU native 1397
Africa Egypt EGY native 1397
North America El Salvador SLV native 1397
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 1397
Africa Eritrea ERI native 1397
Europe France FRA native 83469
South America French Guiana GUF native 1397
Oceania French Polynesia PYF native 108058
Africa Gabon GAB native 1397
South America Galapagos Is. GOS native 1397
Africa Gambia GMB native 1397
Africa Ghana GHA native 1397
North America Grenada GRD native 1397
North America Guadeloupe GLP native 1397
North America Guatemala GTM native 1397
Africa Guinea GIN native 1397
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 1397
South America Guyana GUY native 1397
North America Haiti HTI native 1397
Oceania Hawaii HWI native 78527
North America Honduras HND native 1397
Asia Hong Kong HKG native 1397
Asia India IND native 75781
Asia Indonesia IDN native 1397
Asia Iran IRN native 1397
North America Jamaica JAM native 1397
Africa Kenya KEN native 1397
Asia Korea (North) PRK native 1397
Asia Korea (South) KOR native 1397
Asia Kuwait KWT native 1397
Africa Liberia LBR native 1397
Asia Macau MAC native 1397
Africa Madagascar MDG native 1397
Asia Malaysia MYS native 1397
Europe Malta MLT native 1397
North America Martinique MTQ native 1397
North America Mexico MEX native 1397
Oceania Micronesia FSM native 97534
Africa Mozambique MOZ native 418
Asia Myanmar MMR native 1397
Africa Namibia NAM native 1397
North America Neth Antilles ANT native 1397
Oceania New Caledonia NCL native 97534
Oceania New Zealand NZL native 1397
North America Nicaragua NIC native 1397
Africa Nigeria NGA native 1397
Asia Oman OMN native 1397
Asia Pakistan PAK native 1397
Oceania Palau PLW native 97534
North America Panama PAN native 1397
Oceania Papua New Guinea PNG native 1397
South America Peru PER native 1397
Asia Philippines PHL native 1397
North America Puerto Rico PRI native 1397
Asia Ryukyu Is. RYU native 1397
Africa Sao Tome Princ. STP native 1397
Asia Saudi Arabia SAU native 1397
Africa Senegal SEN native 1397
Africa Seychelles SYC native 1397
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 1397
Asia Singapore SGP native 1397
Oceania Solomon Is. SLB native 97534
Africa Somalia SOM native 1397
Africa South Africa ZAF native 1397
Asia Sri Lanka LKA native 1397
North America St Kitts Nevis KNA native 1397
Africa Sudan SDN native 1397
South America Suriname SUR native 1397
Asia Taiwan TWN native 1397
Africa Tanzania TZA native 1397
Asia Thailand THA native 1397
Asia Timor-Leste TLS native 1397
Africa Togo TGO native 1397
North America Trinidad Tobago TTO native 1397
North America Turks Caicos Is. TCA native 1397
Asia United Arab Em. ARE native 1397
North America USA USA native 1397
South America Venezuela VEN native 1397
Asia Viet Nam VNM native 1397
North America Virgin Is. (UK) VGB native 1397
Asia Yemen YEM native 1397
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