Aequorea globosa(Eschscholtz, 1829)


Details
Author:
Eschscholtz, 1829
Ecofunctional Group:
Zooplankton
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
2011
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Unal et al., 2002: Turkey
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/ballasts, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Cnidaria, Class : Hydrozoa, Order : Leptothecata, Family : Aequoreidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Turkey Levantine 2011 established East Mediterranean Turan et al., 2011

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Turan C, Gurlek M, Yagl?oglu D, Seyhan D, 2011. A new alien jellyfish species in the Mediterranean Sea - Aequorea globosa Eschscholtz, 1829 (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa). J. Black Sea/Mediterranean Environment, 17(3): 282-286, ( EMEDTURLEV-L64 )