Coleusia signata((Paulson, 1875))


Details
Author:
(Paulson, 1875)
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Crustacea
Origin:
Indo West Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1953
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Hyams et al., 2002: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Leucosia signata,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Arthropoda, Class : Malacostraca, Order : Decapoda, Family : Leucosiidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine 1969 unknown East Mediterranean Ramadan & Dowidar, 1976
Greece Aegean Sea 2005 casual East Mediterranean Corsini-Foka et al., 2006b
Israel Levantine 1953 established East Mediterranean Holthuis, 1956
Lebanon Levantine 1977 established East Mediterranean Shiber, 1981
Syria Levantine >2000 unknown East Mediterranean Saker, 2002
Turkey Levantine 1976 established East Mediterranean Grippa, 1982
Turkey Marmara 2006 casual East Mediterranean Artuz, 2007.

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Ramadan, S.E. & Dowidar, N.M., 1976. Brachyura (Decapoda Crustacea) from the Mediterranean waters of Egypt. Thalassia Jugoslavica, 8: 127–139., ( EMEDEGYLEV-L936 )
  • Corsini-Foka, M., Maries, P. & Santorinios, E., 2006b. First record of the exotic brachyuran Leucosia signata from Rhodes. Proceedings of the 8th Pan-Hellenic Symposium of Oceanography & Fisheries, Thessaloniki, May 2006, ( EMEDGRCAEG-L937 )
  • Holthuis, L.B., 1956. Notes on a collection of Crustacea Decapoda from the Great Bitter Lake, Egypt, with a list of the species of Decapoda known from the Suez Canal. Zoologische Mededelingen 34: 301-332., ( EMEDISRLEV-L938 )
  • Shiber, J. G., 1981. Brachyurans from Lebanese waters. Bull. Mar. Sci., 31(4): 864-875, ( EMEDLBNLEV-L939 )
  • Saker, F., 2002. Contribution in studies of the specific composition of benthic fauna in the waters of Lattakia. Union of Arab Biologists, Cairo, (A, Zoology) 18: 287-310. [In Arabic.]; Hasan H. & Noel P.Y., 2008. The marine decapod Crustacea of the area, ( EMEDSYRLEV-L940 )
  • Grippa G., 1982. First record of Leucosia signata Paulson, 1875 from the South-Western Turkish coast (Decapoda, Brachyura, Leucosidae). Quaderni del Laboratorio di Tecnologia della Pesca. Ancona, 3: 335-338. Yokes B. & Galil B.S., 2006. New records of ali, ( EMEDTURLEV-L942 )