Sillago sihama((Forsskal, 1775))


Details
Author:
(Forsskal, 1775)
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Fish
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1975
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Murina et al., 1999: Egypt
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Chordata, Class : Actinopterygii, Order : Perciformes, Family : Sillaginidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine 1992 casual East Mediterranean El Sayed, 1994
Israel Levantine 1977 established East Mediterranean Ben Tuvia, 1985
Lebanon Levantine <1975 established East Mediterranean Mouneimne, 1977
Turkey Aegean Sea 2004 unknown East Mediterranean Bilecenoglu, 2004
Turkey Levantine 1983 established East Mediterranean Gucu et al., 1994
Cyprus Levantine 2009 casual East Mediterranean Katsanevakis et al., 2009

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Katsanevakis S, Tsiamis K, Ioannou G, Michailidis N, Zenetos A, 2009. Inventory of alien marine species of Cyprus (2009). Mediterranean Marine Science 10(2): .109-133, ( EMEDCYPLEV-L2913 )
  • El Sayed, R.S., 1994. Check-list of Egyptian Mediterranean fishes. National Inst. Oceanogr. and Fisheries, Internal Report, p. 1-77., ( EMEDEGYLEV-L2914 )
  • Ben Tuvia A., 1985. The impact of the Lessepsian (Suez Canal) fish migration on the eastern Mediterranean Ecosystem. In: Moraitou- Apostolopoulou, M. and V.Kiortsis (eds.), Mediterranan Marine Ecosystems.Plenum Press. pp. pp 367-375, ( EMEDISRLEV-L2915 )
  • Mouneimne N., 1977. - Liste des poissons de la cote du Liban (Mediterranee orientale). Cybium, 1: 37-66., ( EMEDLBNLEV-L2916 )
  • Bilecenoglu, M., 2004. Occurrence of the Lessepsian migrant fish, Sillago sihama (Forsskal, 1775) (Osteichthyes: Sillaginidae), from the Aegean Sea. Israel Journal of Zoology, 50: 420-421., ( EMEDTURAEG-L2917 )
  • Gucu, A.C., Bingel, F., Avsar, D. & Uysal, N., 1994. Distribution & occurrence of Red Sea fish at the Turkish Mediterranean coast - northern Cilician Basin. Acta Adriatica, 34: 103-113., ( EMEDTURLEV-L2918 )