Asparagopsis taxiformis((Delile) Trevisan de Saint-Leon, 1845 )


Details
Author:
(Delile) Trevisan de Saint-Leon, 1845 
Ecofunctional Group:
Benthic Plants
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1992
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Demir, 1977: Turkey
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
Photo
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Synonyms
Fucus taxiformis, Fucus taxiformis,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Plantae, Phylum : Rhodophyta, Class : Florideophyceae, Order : Bonnemaisoniales, Family : Bonnemaisoniaceae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine unknown East Mediterranean Delile, 1813
Spain Alboran established West Mediterranean Ocana et al., 2009
Spain Baleares unknown West Mediterranean Ballesteros & Rodriguez-Prieto, 1996
Greece Aegean Sea 2003 established East Mediterranean Tsiamis & Panayiotidis, 2007
Greece Ionian Sea 2006 established Central Mediterranean Bardamaskos et al., 2008
Israel Levantine 1962 casual East Mediterranean Hoffman, 2004
Italy Tyrrhenian 2000 established West Mediterranean Barone, 2004
Lebanon Levantine 1972 unknown East Mediterranean Basson et al., 1976
Syria Levantine unknown East Mediterranean Bitar et al., 2003
Turkey Aegean Sea 2001 established East Mediterranean Aysel et al., 2001
Turkey Marmara 1984 established East Mediterranean Aysel et al., 1993

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Bardamaskos, G., Tsiamis, K., Panayotidis, P. & Megalofonou, P., 2009. New records & range expansion of alien fish & macroalgae in Greek waters (south-east Ionian Sea). Mar. Biodiv. Rec. 2: 1-9. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. doi: 10.1017/S1755267209001055; (Published online)., ( CMEDGRCION-L357 )
  • Delile, A.R., 1813. Florae Aegyptiacae illustration. In: Description le l'Egypte, ou recueil des observations et des recherches qui ete faits en Egypte pendant l'expedition de l'armee Francaise [1798-1801]... Historie Naturelle, Vol. 2. (Anon Eds), pp. 49, ( EMEDEGYLEV-L356 )
  • Tsiamis K.& Panayiotidis P., 2007b. First record of the red alga Asparagopsis taxiformis (Delile) Trevisan de Saint-Leon in Greece. Aquatic Invasions 2, 4: 435-438., ( EMEDGRCAEG-L358 )
  • Basson R., Hardy J.Z, Lakkis V., 1976 - Ecology of marine macroalgae in relation to pollution along the coast of. Lebanon. Acta Adriatica, 18: 307-325,, ( EMEDLBNLEV-L361 )
  • Bitar G., Dupuy de la Gr&rive R. & Foulquie M., Second mission relating to the Development of Marine Protected Areas on Syrian coasts, 1-18 August 2003, ( EMEDSYRLEV-L364 )
  • Aysel, V., Dural, B., Okudan, E. S., Alpaslan, M. & Uysal, I., 2001. Gokceada (Ege Denizi, Canakkale) Deniz Floras?. Ulusal Ege Adalar? 2001 Toplant?s?, Gokceada: 125–142., ( EMEDTURAEG-L366 )
  • Aysel, V., Guner H. & Dural, B., 1993. Turkiye Marmara Denizi floras? II. Phaeophyta ve Rhodophyta. Ege Universitesi Su Urunleri Fakultesi Dergisi, 10: 115–168., ( EMEDTURMAR-L365 )
  • Barone C, 2004. asparagopsis taxiformis (delile) trevisan (rhodophyta) etrichodesmium erythraeum ehrenberg (cyanobacteria),due taxa algali tropicali identificati nelle acque costiere della sicilia naturalista sicil., s. iv, xxviii (1), 2004, pp. 183-203, ( WMEDITATYR-L360 )