Cirrholovenia tetranema(Kramp, 1959)


Details
Author:
Kramp, 1959
Ecofunctional Group:
Zooplankton
Origin:
Circumtropical
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1963
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Broch, 1935: Egypt
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, shipping/ballasts, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
Photo
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Cnidaria, Class : Hydrozoa, Order : Leptothecata, Family : Lovenellidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
France unknown 1963 established West Mediterranean Goy, 1972
Italy Tyrrhenian 1963 established West Mediterranean Brinckmann, 1965
Lebanon Levantine 1985 established East Mediterranean Lakkis & Zeidane, 1985

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Goy J., 1972. Les Hydromeduses de la mer Ligure. Bulletin du Museum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris, ser. 3, 83: 965-1008., ( WMEDFRAUNK-L846 )
  • Brinckmann, A., 1965. The life cycle of the medusa Cirrholovenia tetranema Kramp, 1959 (Leptomedusae, Lovenellidae) with a hydroid of the genus Cuspidella Hincks. Can. J. Zool. 43 : 13-15., ( WMEDITATYR-L847 )