Sharksuckers, also known as remora, are commonly found in all warm seas. Sharksuckers have been found in the Western Atlantic, from Nova Scotia, Canada through Bermuda and the Gulf of Mexico, to Uruguay. They are found in the Mediterranean Sea. Their presence has also been reported in the Pacific Ocean, north to San Francisco, and Indian Ocean (Tarleton 1903).
Biogeographic Regions: indian ocean (Native ); atlantic ocean (Native ); pacific ocean (Native )