Cerithium nesioticum(Pillai, 1962)


Details
Author:
Pillai, 1962
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indian W
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1971
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Mienis, 1985: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Cerithium lacteum,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Gastropoda, Order : Caenogastropoda, Family : Cerithiidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 1970 unknown East Mediterranean Mienis, 1977a
Cyprus Levantine 1985 established East Mediterranean Bogi et al., 1989

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Bogi, C., Coppini, M. & Margelli, A., 1989. Contributo alla conoscenza della Malacofauna dell’alto Tirreno (Aggiornamento). La Conchiglia, 21 (233-236): 25-29., ( EMEDCYPLEV-L708 )
  • Mienis H.K., 1977a. Cerithium nesioticum Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1906, another Indo-Pacific species from the Mediterranean coast of Israel. Conchiglie, 13(1-2): 45., ( EMEDISRLEV-L709 )