Conomurex persicus((Swainson, 1821))


Details
Author:
(Swainson, 1821)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indian W
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1978
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Nordsieck , 1972: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
Photo
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Synonyms
Strombus decorus, Strombus decorus raybaudii, Strombus persicus,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Gastropoda, Order : Littorinimorpha, Family : Strombidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Greece Aegean Sea 1983 established East Mediterranean Verhecken, 1984
Greece Ionian Sea <2001 established Central Mediterranean Zenetos et al., 2004
Israel Levantine 1983 established East Mediterranean Mienis, 1984b
Lebanon Levantine 1986 established East Mediterranean Bogi & Khairallah, 1987
Libya Libyan Sea 2006 casual Central Mediterranean Ben Souissi et al., 2007a
Syria Levantine 1985 established East Mediterranean Gosselck et al., 1986
Turkey Aegean Sea 1991 established East Mediterranean N?ederhofer et al., 1991
Turkey Levantine 1978 established East Mediterranean Nicolay & Romagna-Manoja, 1983
Cyprus Levantine 1985 established East Mediterranean Bazzocchi, 1985

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Zenetos, A., Gofas, S., Russo, G. & Templado, J., 2004. CIESM Atlas of exotic species in the Mediterranean. Vol. 3 Molluscs. Monaco, CIESM Publishers., ( CMEDGRCION-L955 )
  • Bazzocchi, P., 1985. Prima segnalazione di Strombus (Conomurex) decorus raybaudii Nicolay & Romagna-Manoja, 1983 per l’Isola di Cipro. Bolletino Malacologico, 21: 64., ( EMEDCYPLEV-L953 )
  • Mienis H.K., 1984b. Strombus decorus persicus found in Israel. Hawaiian Shell News, 32 (6): 4., ( EMEDISRLEV-L956 )
  • Bogi C. and Khairallah N.H., 1987. Nota su alcuni molluschi de provenienza Indo-Pacifica raccolti nella baia di Jounieh (Libano) - Contributo I. Notiziario del CISMA, 10: 54-60., ( EMEDLBNLEV-L957 )
  • Gosselck, F., Spittler, P. & Kassab, N.Y., 1986. Some gastropods and bivalves of the Syrian Mediterranean coast. Wissenschaftlich Zeitschrift der Wilhelm-Pieck-Universitat Rostock 35: 96-99., ( EMEDSYRLEV-L959 )
  • N?ederhofer, H., Enzenross, L. & Enzenross, R., 1991. Neue Erkenntnisse uber die Ausbreitung von “Lesseps’schen Einwanderen” (Mollusca) an der Turkischen Mittelmeerkuste. Club Conchylia Informationen, 13: 94-108., ( EMEDTURAEG-L961 )
  • Nicolay K & Romagna-Manoja, 1983. Strombus (Conomurex) decorus raybaudii n. ssp. La Conchiglia, 174-175: 20-21, ( EMEDTURLEV-L960 )