Upeneus moluccensis((Bleeker, 1855))


Details
Author:
(Bleeker, 1855)
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Fish
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1931
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Guergues & Halim, 1973: Egypt
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
Photo
Image not Avialble
Synonyms
Mulloides flavolineatus,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Chordata, Class : Actinopterygii, Order : Perciformes, Family : Mullidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine 1966 established East Mediterranean Ben Tuvia, 1966
Greece Aegean Sea 1947 established East Mediterranean Laskarides, 1948
Greece Ionian Sea 1976 unknown Central Mediterranean Kaspiris, 1976
Israel Levantine <1946 established East Mediterranean Haas & Steinitz, 1947
Italy unknown 2006 unknown Central Mediterranean Bianchini & Ragonese, 2007
Lebanon Levantine 1962 established East Mediterranean Carpientieri et al., 2009
Libya Libyan Sea 1968 established Central Mediterranean Stirn, 1970
Palestine Authority Levantine <1947 established East Mediterranean Haas & Steinitz, 1947
Syria Levantine 1931 established East Mediterranean Gruvel, 1931
Turkey Aegean Sea 1956 established East Mediterranean Kosswig, 1956
Turkey Levantine 1942 established East Mediterranean Kosswig, 1950
Cyprus Levantine 1961/1964 established East Mediterranean Demetropoulos & Neocleous, 1969

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Ben Tuvia, A., 1966. Red Sea fishes recently found in the Mediterranean. Copeia, 2: 254-275., ( EMEDEGYLEV-L3310 )
  • Kaspiris, P., 1976. New fish records from the Greek part of the Ionian Sea. Revue Travaux de l’ Institut des Peches Maritimes, 40: 627-628., ( CMEDGRCION-L3311 )
  • Bianchini, M.L. & Ragonese, S., 2007. Growth of slipper lobsters of the genus Scyllarides. In "The biology and fisheries of the slipper lobster", K. Lavalli & E. Spanier (Eds). Crustacean Issues (CRC Press), 17 (chapter 9): 199-220., ( CMEDITAUNK-L3314 )
  • Laskarides, K., 1948. A revision of the goatfish genus Upeneus with descriptions of two new species. Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 103(3330):497-532, ( EMEDGRCAEG-L3312 )
  • Haas G & Steinitz H (1947) Erythrean fishes on the Mediterranean coast of Palestine. Nature 160: 28, ( EMEDISRLEV-L3313 )
  • Haas G & Steinitz H (1947) Erythrean fishes on the Mediterranean coast of Palestine. Nature 160: 28, ( EMEDPALLEV-L3317 )
  • Gruvel, A. 1931. Les etats de Syrie, richesses marines et fluviales. Exploitation actuelle et venire. Soc.Edit. Geogr. Marit.et colon. Paris, 453pp., ( EMEDSYRLEV-L3318 )
  • Kosswig, C., 1956. Facts and problems offered by the erythrean invaders into the Mediterranean. Balik ve Balikcilik, 4: 31-37., ( EMEDTURAEG-L3320 )
  • Kosswig, C., 1950. Erythraische fische im Mittelmeer und an der grenze der Agais. Syllegomena Biologica, Festschrift Kleinschmidt: 203 -212., ( EMEDTURLEV-L3319 )