Ulva australis(Kjellman)


Details
Author:
Kjellman
Ecofunctional Group:
Benthic Plants
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1984
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Ghobashy & Abdel Messeih, 1991: Egypt
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Contaminant:Aquaculture, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Plantae, Phylum : Chlorophyta, Class : Ulvophyceae, Order : Ulvales, Family : Ulvaceae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Spain Alboran 2009 unknown West Mediterranean Couceiro et al., 2011
France unknown 1984 established West Mediterranean Ben Maiz, 1986a
Italy Adriatic 2011 unknown Adriatic Wolf et al., submitted

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Couceiro et al., 2011. Evidence for multiple introductions of the Pacific green alga Ulva australis Areschoug (Ulvales, Chlorophyta) to the Iberian Peninsula. Botanica Marina 54 (2011): xxx-xxx, ( WMEDESPALB-L3288 )
  • Ben Maiz, N., 1986a. Flore algale (Rhodophyta, Phaeophyceae, Chlorophyceae, Bryopsidophyceae) de l'etang de Thau (Herault), thesis Ecologie, Aix-Marseille II, 354 p., ( WMEDFRAUNK-L3286 )