Arcuatula perfragilis((Dunker, 1857))


Details
Author:
(Dunker, 1857)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1964
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Barash & Danin, 1977: Egypt
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Contaminant:Aquaculture, Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
Photo
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Synonyms
Modiola (Arcuatula) glaberrima, Modiola angusta, Modiolus glaberrimus, Musculista perfragilis, Volsella perfragilis,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Bivalvia, Order : Mytiloida, Family : Mytilidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine 1969 established East Mediterranean Barash & Danin, 1971a.
Israel Levantine 1960 established East Mediterranean Barash & Danin, 1973
Turkey Levantine 2008 casual East Mediterranean Eleftheriou et al., 2011

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Barash A. & Danin Z., 1973. The Indo-Pacific species of mollusca in the Mediterranean & notes on a collection from the Suez canal. Israel Journal of Zoology, 21(3-4): 301-374., ( EMEDISRLEV-L319 )
  • Eleftheriou, A., Anagnostopoulou-Visilia, E., Anastasopoulou, E., Ates, S.A., Bachari, N. El I., Cavas, L., Cevik, C., Culha, M., Cevik, F., Delos, A.L., Derici, O.B., Erguden, D., Fragopoulu, N., Giangrande, A., Goksan, T., Gravili, C., Gurlek, M., Hattour, A., Kapiris, K., Kouraklis, P., Lamouti, S., Prato, E., Papa, L., Papantoniou, G., Parlapiano, I., Poursanidis, D., Turan, C. and Yaglioglu, D. 2011. New Mediterranean Biodiversity Records (December 2011). Medit. Mar. Sci., 12(2): 491-508., ( EMEDTURLEV-L320 )