Cerithiopsis tenthrenois((Melvill, 1896))


Details
Author:
(Melvill, 1896)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indian
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1982
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Tortonese, 1953-54: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Gastropoda, Order : Caenogastropoda, Family : Cerithiopsidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 1982 established East Mediterranean Van Aartsen et al., 1989
Turkey Levantine 1990 established East Mediterranean Tringali & Villa,1990
Cyprus Levantine 1985 established East Mediterranean Tornaritis, 1987

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Tornaritis, G., 1987. Mediterranean Sea Shells. Nicosia, Cyprus, published by the author., ( EMEDCYPLEV-L702 )
  • Van Aartsen J.J., Barash A, & Carrozza F., 1989. Addition to the knowledge of the Mediterranean mollusca of Israel & Sinai. Bollettino Malacologico, 25(1-4): 63-76, ( EMEDISRLEV-L703 )