Portunus segnis(Forsskal, 1775))


Details
Author:
Forsskal, 1775)
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Crustacea
Origin:
Indian
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1898
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Fritsch, 1899: Turkey
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/ballasts, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
Photo
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Synonyms
Neptunus pelagicus, Portunus pelagicus,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Arthropoda, Class : Malacostraca, Order : Decapoda, Family : Portunidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine 1898 established East Mediterranean Fox, 1924
Greece Aegean Sea 1991 established East Mediterranean Corsini et al., 2004
Israel Levantine 1924 established East Mediterranean Fox, 1924
Italy Tyrrhenian 2004 casual West Mediterranean Crocetta, 2006
Italy unknown 1966 established Central Mediterranean Ghisotti, 1966
Lebanon Levantine 1929 established East Mediterranean Steinitz, 1929
Palestine Authority Levantine established East Mediterranean Fox, 1924
Syria Levantine 1930 established East Mediterranean Gruvel, 1930
Turkey Aegean Sea 2004 established East Mediterranean Yokes et al., 2007
Turkey Levantine 1928 established East Mediterranean Gruvel, 1928
Cyprus Levantine 1958 established East Mediterranean Elton, 1958

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Ghisotti, F., 1966. Il Callinectes sapidus Rathbun nel Mediterraneo (Crustacea, Decapoda). Natura, Milano, 57 (3): 177-180, ( CMEDITAUNK-L2564 )
  • Elton, CS, 1958. The ecology of invasions by animals and plants. Methuen & Co. London. 181 pp., ( EMEDCYPLEV-L2559 )
  • Fox HM., 1924. The migration of a Red Sea crab through the Suez Canal. Nature (London) 113: 714-715, ( EMEDEGYLEV-L2560 )
  • Fox HM., 1924. The migration of a Red Sea crab through the Suez Canal. Nature (London) 113: 714-715, ( EMEDISRLEV-L2562 )
  • Steinitz, W., 1929. Die Wanderung indopazifischer Arten Ins Mittelmeer seit Beginn der Quartarperiode. Internationale Revue der gesamten Hydrobiologie Hydrographie 22:1-90, figs. 1-9.; Bodenheimer, F.S., 1935. Animal life in Palestine, an introduction to, ( EMEDLBNLEV-L2565 )
  • Fox HM., 1924. The migration of a Red Sea crab through the Suez Canal. Nature (London) 113: 714-715, ( EMEDPALLEV-L2566 )
  • Gruvel, A., 1930. Les richesses marines et fluviales de la Syrie. Explotation actuelle-Avenir. Revue Scientifique, Paris, 68: 33 -4 1. , fig. 1 – 10., ( EMEDSYRLEV-L2567 )
  • Yokes, M. B. Meric E. & Avsar, N. 2007. On the Presence of Alien Foraminifera Amphistegina lobifera Larsen on the coasts of the Maltese Isl&s. Aquatic Invasions (2007) Volume 2, Issue 4: 439-441., ( EMEDTURAEG-L2569 )
  • Gruvel, A., 1928. Repartition geographique de quelques crustaces comestibles sur les cotes d'Egypte et de Syrie. Comptes rendus de la societe de biogeographie, 5 (39): 45-46, ( EMEDTURLEV-L2568 )
  • Crocetta F., 2006. First record of Portunus pelagicus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Decapoda, Brachyura, Portunidae) in the Northern Tyrrhenian Sea. Crustaceana 79 (9): 1145-1148., ( WMEDITATYR-L2563 )