Caprella scaura(Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)


Details
Author:
Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indian
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1994
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Daskos & Zenetos, 2007: Greece
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Arthropoda, Class : Malacostraca, Order : Amphipoda, Family : Caprellidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Spain unknown 2005 unknown West Mediterranean Martinez & Adarraga, 2008
Greece Ionian Sea 2002 casual Central Mediterranean Krapp et al., 2006
Italy Adriatic 1994 established Adriatic Danesi et al., 1999
Italy Ionian Sea 2007 established Central Mediterranean Prato, 2011
Italy Ligurian 2004 unknown West Mediterranean Galil, 2008

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Danesi, P., Gola, G., Tagnin, L., 1999. Strutture e dinamiche del macrobenthos ai confini dei partiacque nel bacino centrale della laguna di Venezia, in: Bon, M., Sburlino,G., Zuccarello, V., (Eds.), Aspetti Ecologici e Naturalistici dei Sistemi Lagunari e Costieri. Atti 13° Conv. Gruppo Ecologia di Base "G. Gadio". Venezia, pp. 267–269., ( ADRIITAADR-L572 )
  • Krapp T., Lang C., Libertini A. & Melzer R.R., 2006. Caprella scaura Templeton, 836 senso lato (Amphipoda: Caprellidae) in the Mediterranean. Org.Divers.Evol. 6, Electr. Suppl.3: 1-18, ( CMEDGRCION-L571 )
  • Prato, 2011. First report of the occurrence of Caprella scaura Templeton, 1836 sensu lato (Amphipoda: Caprellidae) in the Mar Piccolo of Taranto (Ionian sea, Mediterranean sea).7th International Conference on Marine Bioinvasions, Barcelona, ( CMEDITAION-L574 )
  • Martinez & Adarraga, 2008, First record of invasive caprellid Caprella scaura Templeton, 1836 sensu lato (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Caprellidae) from the Iberian Peninsula. Aquatic Invasions, 3, 2: 164-170, ( WMEDESPUNK-L575 )
  • Galil B , 2008. Project PORT Surveys of Alien organisms introduced by ships. CIESM. – The Mediterranean Science Commission. Preliminary results. www.ciesm.org/marine/programs/portal.htm, ( WMEDITALIG-L573 )