Cellana rota((Gmelin, 1791))


Details
Author:
(Gmelin, 1791)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indian W
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1961
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Churnamal, 1969: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
Photo
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Synonyms
Cellana eucosmia (misidentification), Patella radiata, Patella rota,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Gastropoda, Order : Archaeogastropoda, Family : Nacellidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine 1994 unknown East Mediterranean Giannuzzi-Savelli et al., 1994
Greece Aegean Sea 1989 unknown East Mediterranean Fontoulakis & Sabelli, 1999
Israel Levantine 1961 established East Mediterranean Christiaens, 1967
Lebanon Levantine 1954 unknown East Mediterranean source not verified
Libya Libyan Sea 2007 established Central Mediterranean Zaouali et al., 2007
Tunisia unknown 2007 established Central Mediterranean Zaouali et al., 2007

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Zaouali J., Ben Souissi J, Galil B.S., d’Udekem d’Acoz C. and ben Abdallah A., 2007. Grapsoid crabs (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura) new to the Sirte Basin, southern Mediterranean Sea—the roles of vessel traffic and climate change. JMBA, Biodiversity Re, ( CMEDLBYLIB-L660 )
  • Zaouali J., Ben Souissi J, Galil B.S., d’Udekem d’Acoz C. and ben Abdallah A., 2007. Grapsoid crabs (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura) new to the Sirte Basin, southern Mediterranean Sea—the roles of vessel traffic and climate change. JMBA, Biodiversity Re, ( CMEDTUNUNK-L661 )
  • Giannuzzi-Savelli R., Pusateri F., Palmeri A. & Ebreo C. 1994. Atlante delle conchiglie marine del mediterraneo. Vol 1. La Conchiglia, Roma., ( EMEDEGYLEV-L656 )
  • Fontoulakis E. & Sabelli B. 1999. Observations on the malacofauna of the littoral of Saronikos Gulf. pp. 465-472, in: Contributions to the Zoogeography & Ecology of the Eastern Mediterranean Region, vol. 1: 465-472., ( EMEDGRCAEG-L657 )
  • Christiaens J., 1967. Presence de la patelle Cellana rota Gmelin en Mediterranee orientale. Bulletin du Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, (2)38(6): 903., ( EMEDISRLEV-L658 )