Caulerpa mexicana(Sonder)


Details
Author:
Sonder
Ecofunctional Group:
Benthic Plants
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1939
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Reinbold, 1898: Greece
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
Photo
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Synonyms
Caulerpa crassifolia,
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
Egypt Levantine <1950 established East Mediterranean Aleem, 1950
Israel Levantine 1939 established East Mediterranean Rayss, 1941
Lebanon Levantine 1941 established East Mediterranean Rayss, 1941
Palestine Authority Levantine 1941 established East Mediterranean Rayss, 1941
Syria Levantine 1974 established East Mediterranean Mayhoub, 1974
Turkey Levantine 2007 established East Mediterranean Erdugan et al., 2009

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Aleem, A.A. 1950, Meddelanden Fran Goteborgs Botaniska Tradgard, 18, 275., ( EMEDEGYLEV-L599 )
  • Rayss T., 1941. Sur les Caulerpes de la cote Palestinienne. Palestine Journal of Botany II (1941): 103-124, ( EMEDISRLEV-L600 )
  • Rayss T., 1941. Sur les Caulerpes de la cote Palestinienne. Palestine Journal of Botany II (1941): 103-124, ( EMEDLBNLEV-L601 )
  • Rayss T., 1941. Sur les Caulerpes de la cote Palestinienne. Palestine Journal of Botany II (1941): 103-124, ( EMEDPALLEV-L602 )
  • Mayhoub, H. 1974. Observations et explications au sujet de l’ecologie et de la repartition du Pseudobryopsis myura (Ag.) Berthold (Codiales, Bryopsidacees). Bull. Soc. Phycol France 19:164-167., ( EMEDSYRLEV-L603 )
  • Erdugan, H., Aysel, V., Dural, B., Akgul, R., Balikci, O., Micogullari, C. & Akgul, F., 2009b. A new record for Caulerpa mexicana Soder ex Kutzing from eastern Mediterranean coast of Turkey. Journal of Black Sea, Mediterranean Environment, 15: 5–13., ( EMEDTURLEV-L604 )