Carcharhinus altimus((Springer, 1950))


Details
Author:
(Springer, 1950)
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Fish
Origin:
Circumtropical
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1980
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Morri, 1979: Italy
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
via Gibraltar, ,
Establishement/Success:
vagrant
Photo
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Synonyms
Carcharhinus radamae, Carcharhinus radamae, Eulamia altima,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Chordata, Class : Elasmobranchii, Order : Carcharhiniformes, Family : Carcharhinidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Algeria Alboran 1983 vagrant West Mediterranean Hemida & Labidi, 2001
Spain unknown 1983 vagrant West Mediterranean Moreno & Hoyos, 1983
Israel Levantine 1996 vagrant East Mediterranean Golani, 1996
Morocco Alboran 1980 vagrant West Mediterranean Moreno & Hoyos, 1983
Turkey Levantine 1994 vagrant East Mediterranean Basusta & Erdem, 2000

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Golani D., 1996. The marine ichthyofauna of the eastern Levant - history, inventory and characterization. Israel Journal of Zoology, 42:15-55., ( EMEDISRLEV-L577 )
  • Basusta, N. & Erdem, U., 2000. Iskenderun Korfezi baliklari uzerine bir arastirma. Turkish Journal of Zoology, 24:1-19., ( EMEDTURLEV-L580 )
  • Hemida, F. & Labidi, N., 2001. Notes on the Carcharinids of the Algerian Basin. Proc. 4th Meeting of European Elasmobranch Association, Livorno (Italy)., ( WMEDDZAALB-L576 )
  • Moreno J.A. & A. Hoyos A., 1983. Premiere capture en eaux espagnoles et en Mediterranee de Carcharhinus altimus (S. Springer, 1950). Cybium, 71: 65-70., ( WMEDMARALB-L578 )