Caulerpa racemosa var. cylindracea((Sonder) Verlaque, Huisman & Boudouresque)


Details
Author:
(Sonder) Verlaque, Huisman & Boudouresque
Ecofunctional Group:
Benthic Plants
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1990
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Norman, 1927: Egypt
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
Unknown
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/ballasts, shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Plantae, Phylum : Chlorophyta, Class : Bryopsidophyceae, Order : Bryopsidales, Family : Caulerpaceae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Albania Adriatic 1993 established Adriatic 1993
Algeria Alboran 2005 established West Mediterranean 2005
Spain Alboran <2009 established West Mediterranean <2009
Spain Baleares 1998 established West Mediterranean 1998
Spain unknown 1998 established West Mediterranean 1998
France unknown 1997 established West Mediterranean 1997
Greece Aegean Sea 1997 established East Mediterranean 1997
Greece Ionian Sea 1993 established Central Mediterranean 1993
Croatia Adriatic 2000 established Adriatic 2000
Italy Ionian Sea 1996 established Central Mediterranean 1996
Italy Ligurian 1993 established West Mediterranean 1993
Italy Tyrrhenian 1995 established West Mediterranean 1995
Libya Libyan Sea 1990 established Central Mediterranean 1990
Malta unknown 1997 established Central Mediterranean 1997
Montenegro Adriatic 2004 established Adriatic 2004
Tunisia unknown 1999 established West Mediterranean 1999
Tunisia unknown <2002 established Central Mediterranean <2002
Turkey Aegean Sea 1991 established East Mediterranean 1991
Turkey Levantine 1997 established East Mediterranean 1997
Cyprus Levantine 1991 established East Mediterranean 1991

Distribution Map
Literature
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  • Zulevic A., Antolic B. & Onofri V. 2003. First record of Caulerpa racemosa (Caulerpales, Chlorophyta) in the Adriatic. JMBA UK, 83: 711-712, ( ADRIHRVADR-L607 )
  • Macic V, Kascelan S., 2007. Caulerpa racemosa on the Montenegrian Coast. Rapp Comm Int Mer Mediterr 38:533, ( ADRIMONADR-L617 )
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  • Nizamuddin M., 1991. The green marine algae of Libya/. Bern, Elga Publishers, 230 p. (as C. coralloides), ( CMEDLBYLIB-L615 )
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  • Langar, H., Djellouli, A.S., Sellem, F., El Abed, A., 2002. Extension of two Caulerpa species along the Tunisian coast. Journal of Coastal Conservation 8, 163–167., ( CMEDTUNUNK-L622 )
  • Hadjichristophorou, M., Argyrou, M., Demetropoulos, A., Bianchi, T.S.,1997. A species list of the sublittoral soft-bottom macrobenthos of Cyprus. Acta Adriatica 38 (1), 3–32., ( EMEDCYPLEV-L608 )
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  • Evirgen, A., 1997. Katil Yosunlar aramizda! Sualti Du¨nyasi. Kasim 1997,10–14., ( EMEDTURLEV-L624 )
  • Ould-Ahmed N. & Meinez A., 2007. First record of the invasive alga Caulerpa racemosa (Caulerpales, Chlorophyta) on the coast of Algeria. Cryptogamie, Algologie, 28:303-305, ( WMEDDZAALB-L606 )
  • Verlaque, M., Boudouresque, C.F., Meinesz, A., Gravez, V., 2000. The Caulerpa racemosa complex (Caulerpales, Ulvophyceae) in the Mediterranean Sea. Botanica Marina 43, 49–68., ( WMEDFRAUNK-L609 )
  • Djellouli, A., Verlaque, M., Rais, C., 2000. Macroflore benthique de la Lagune de Bizerte. In : PNUE – PAN – RACSPA (ed.), Proceedings of the First Mediterranean Symposium on Marine Vegetation, Ajaccio, 3-4 October 2000: 128-131., ( WMEDTUNUNK-L621 )