Chelidonura fulvipunctata(Baba, 1938)


Details
Author:
Baba, 1938
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Mollusca
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1959
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Taskin et al., 2006: Turkey
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Chelidonura mediterranea,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Gastropoda, Order : Cephalaspidea, Family : Aglajidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 1986 unknown East Mediterranean Mienis & Gat, 1987
Malta unknown 1993 established Central Mediterranean Perrone & Sammut, 1997
Turkey Levantine 1959 established East Mediterranean Swennen, 1961
Cyprus Levantine 2003 established East Mediterranean Tsiakkiros & Zenetos, 2011

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Perrone, A.S. & Sammut, C., 1997. Opisthobranchia of the genus Chelidonura Adams, 1850 (Cephalaspidea) from the Isle of Malta. Basteria, 61: 61-70., ( CMEDMLTUNK-L778 )
  • Mienis, H.K. and Gat, G., 1987. A record of the Indo-Pacific species Chelidonura fulvipunctata from the Mediterranean coast of Israel (Opisthobranchia, Aglajidae). Levantina, 67: 709-711., ( EMEDISRLEV-L777 )
  • Swennen C., 1961. On a collection of opisthobranchia from Turkey. Zoologische Mededelingen, 38: 41-75., ( EMEDTURLEV-L779 )