Apogon smithi((Kotthaus, 1970))


Details
Author:
(Kotthaus, 1970)
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Fish
Origin:
Indian
First Mediterranean Sighting:
2007
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Golani, 1993: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Apogon andhrae, Apogon andhrae, Apogon hungi, Apogon hungi,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Chordata, Class : Actinopterygii, Order : Perciformes, Family : Apogonidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 2007 established East Mediterranean Golani et al., 2008
Turkey Levantine 2008 established East Mediterranean Goren et al., 2008

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Golani D., Appelbaum-Golani B. & O. Gon, 2008. - Apogon smithi (Kotthaus, 1970) (Teleostei: Apogonidae), a Red Sea cardinalfish colonizing theMediterranean Sea. Journal of Fish Biology, 72: 1534-1538, ( EMEDISRLEV-L298 )
  • Goren et al., 2008. Indo-Pacific cardinal fishes in the Mediterranean Sea—new records of Apogon smithi from Turkey and A. queketti from Israel. JMBA2., ( EMEDTURLEV-L299 )