Cycloforina quinquecarinata((Collins, 1958))


Details
Author:
(Collins, 1958)
Ecofunctional Group:
Benthic Protozoa
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1996
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Italian list of Aliens
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
Photo
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Synonyms
Quinqueloculina quinquecarinata,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Chromista, Phylum : Foraminifera, Class : Polythalamea, Order : Miliolida, Family : Hauerinidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 1996-1999 established East Mediterranean Hyams Kaphzan et al., 2008

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Hyams-Kaphzan O., Almogi-Labin A., Sivan D. & Benjamini C., 2008. Benthic foraminifera assemblage change along the southeastern Mediterranean inner shelf due to fall-off of Nile-derived siliciclastics. Neues Jahrbuch fur Geologie und Palaontologie Abhandlungen, 248 (3): 315-344, ( EMEDISRLEV-L1040 )