Cheilopogon furcatus((Mitchill, 1815))


Details
Author:
(Mitchill, 1815)
Ecofunctional Group:
Pelagic Fish
Origin:
Circumtropical
First Mediterranean Sighting:
2004
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Ben Eliahu, 1976: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Unknown, ,
Establishement/Success:
casual
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Synonyms
Cheilopogon furcatus furcatus , Cypselurus furcatus , Cypsilurus furcatus , Exocoetus furcatus, Exocoetus nuttalii ,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Chordata, Class : Actinopterygii, Order : Beloniformes, Family : Exocoetidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Tunisia unknown 2004 established Central Mediterranean Ben Soussi et al., 2005

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Ben Soussi, J., D. Golani, H. Mejri & C. Capape, 2005. On the occurrence of Cheilopogon furcatus in the Mediterranean Sea. J. Fish Biol., 67: 1144-1149., ( CMEDTUNUNK-L775 )