Womersleyella setacea((Hollenberg) R.E. Norris)


Details
Author:
(Hollenberg) R.E. Norris
Ecofunctional Group:
Benthic Plants
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1986
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Verlaque, 2001: France
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
Photo
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Synonyms
Polysiphonia setacea,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Plantae, Phylum : Rhodophyta, Class : Florideophyceae, Order : Ceramiales, Family : Rhodomelaceae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Spain Baleares 1993 established West Mediterranean Ballesteros, 1993
Spain unknown 1992 established West Mediterranean Ballesteros, 1993
France unknown 1987 established West Mediterranean Verlaque, 1989
Greece Aegean Sea 1988-92 established East Mediterranean Lazaridou, 1994
Greece Ionian Sea 2001 established Central Mediterranean Tsirika & Haritonidis, 2005
Croatia Adriatic 1996 established Adriatic Furnari et al., 1999
Italy Ionian Sea 2001 casual Central Mediterranean Gravili et al., 2010
Italy Ligurian 1986 established West Mediterranean Benedetti-Cecchi & Cinelli, 1989
Italy Tyrrhenian 1991 established West Mediterranean Airoldi et al., 1995
Italy unknown 1993 established Central Mediterranean Cormaci et al., 1994
Malta unknown 1994 established Central Mediterranean Cormaci et al., 1997
Montenegro Adriatic 2003 established Adriatic Battelli & Rindi, 2008
Tunisia unknown un established UNKNOWN Verlaque et al: CIESM Atlas
Cyprus Levantine 2008 established East Mediterranean Taskin et al., 2008

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Furnari, Cormaci & Serio 1999, ( ADRIHRVADR-L3348 )
  • Battelli C. & Rindi F. , 2008. The extensive development of the turf-forming red alga Womersleyella setacea (Hollenberg) R. E. Norris (Rhodophyta, Ceramiales) in the Bay of Boka Kotorska, Montenegro (southern Adriatic Sea). Plant Biosystems, Vol. 142, No.1, March 2008, pp.120-125, ( ADRIMONADR-L3358 )
  • Tsirika A, Haritonidis S. 2005. A survey of the benthic flora in the National Marine Park of Zakynthos (Greece). Bot Mar 48: 38–45., ( CMEDGRCION-L3352 )
  • Gravili, C. , Belmonte, G., Cecere, E. , Denitto, F. , Giangrande, A. ,Guidetti, P. , Longo, C. , Mastrototaro, F. , Moscatello, S. , Petrocelli, A. , Piraino,S. , Terlizzi, A. and Boero, F. 2010. 'Nonindigenous species along the Apulian coast, Italy', Chemistry and Ecology, 26: 1, 121 — 142, ( CMEDITAION-L3356 )
  • Cormaci et al, 1994: Giorn Bot Ital, 128: 1001-1006, ( CMEDITAUNK-L3355 )
  • Cormaci, M., Lanfranco, E., Borg, J.A., Buttigieg, S., Furnari, G., Micallef, S.A., Mifsud, C., Pizzuto, F., Scammacca, B & Serio, D., 1997. Contribution to the knowledge of benthic marine algae on rocky substrata of the Maltese Islands (Mediterranean Sea, ( CMEDMLTUNK-L3357 )
  • Taskin, E., Ozturk, M., Kurt, O. 2008. Alien and invasive marine plants of North Cyprus. Proceedings of the 2nd international symposium on Underwater Research (March 20-22 2008), Eastern Mediterranean University, pp. 20-20, Famagusta, TRN Cyprus., ( EMEDCYPLEV-L3349 )
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  • Ballesteros M., Ortea J., Vallve D. & Martinez E., 1993. Dos nuevas especies de Facelina Alder & Hancock, 1855 para la Peninsula Iberica. Publicaciones Especiales. Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia 11: 123-129, ( WMEDESPBAL-L3359 )
  • Ballesteros M., Ortea J., Vallve D. & Martinez E., 1993. Dos nuevas especies de Facelina Alder & Hancock, 1855 para la Peninsula Iberica. Publicaciones Especiales. Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia 11: 123-129, ( WMEDESPUNK-L3360 )
  • Verlaque M., 1989. Contribution a la ?ore des algues marines ` de Mediterran / ee: esp / eces rares ou nouvelles pour les cotes françaises. Botanica Marina 32: 101–113, ( WMEDFRAUNK-L3350 )
  • Benedetti-Cecchi L. & Cinelli F., 1989 – Note on a Polysiphonia sp. (Rhodophyte, Ceramia-les) collected at Rosignano Solvay (Western Mediterranean). Giorn. Bot. Ital. 123: 49-54. Piazzi & Cinelli, 2003, ( WMEDITALIG-L3354 )
  • Airoldi, L., F. Rindi , L. Piazzi & F. Cinelli, 1995. Distribuzione di Polysiphonia setacea(Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) Hollenberg in Mediterraneo e possibili modalit di diffusione. - Biol. mar. medit. 2: 343-344., ( WMEDITATYR-L3353 )