Cordylophora caspia((Pallas, 1771))


Details
Author:
(Pallas, 1771)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Ponto-Caspian
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1936
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Barash & Bogi, 1987: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Contaminant:Aquaculture, shipping/ballasts, shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
cryptogenic
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Synonyms
Cordylophora lacustris, Cordylophora lacustris,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Cnidaria, Class : Hydrozoa, Order : Anthoathecatae, Family : Cordylophoridae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine 1936 unknown East Mediterranean source not verified
France unknown unknown West Mediterranean source not verified
Italy Adriatic 1978 established Adriatic Marchini et al., 2004
Italy Ionian Sea 1988 established Central Mediterranean Denitto et al., 2006
Italy Ligurian 1984 established West Mediterranean Gravili et al., 2010
Italy Tyrrhenian unknown West Mediterranean source not verified
Turkey Aegean Sea 2004 established East Mediterranean Cinar et al., 2008a

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Marchini et al., 2004. Spatial and temporal variability of hard-bottom macrofauna in a disturbed coastal lagoon (Sacca di Goro, Po River Delta, Northwestern Adriatic Sea). Marine Pollution Bulletin 48 (2004) 1084–1095, ( ADRIITAADR-L973 )
  • Denitto F., Moscatello S., Palmisano P., Poto M., Onorato R., 2006. Novita speleologiche, idrologiche e naturalistiche dalla Palude del Capitano (pSIC IT9150013), Costa Neretina (Lecce). Thalassia Salentina 29 Suppl.): 99–116., ( CMEDITAION-L971 )