Cyclichthys spilostylus((Leis and Randall, 1982))


Details
Author:
(Leis and Randall, 1982)
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Fish
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1992
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Gomez Garreta et al., 2001
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Chilomycterus spilostylus,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Chordata, Class : Actinopterygii, Order : Tetraodontiformes, Family : Diodontidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 1992 established East Mediterranean Golani, 1993
Syria Levantine 2002 unknown East Mediterranean Foulquie & Dupuy de la Grandrive, 2003
Turkey Levantine 2011 casual East Mediterranean Erguden et al., 2012

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Golani D., 1993. Trophic adaption of Red Sea fishes to the eastern Mediterranean environment - Review and new data. Israel Journal of Zoology, 39: 391-402., ( EMEDISRLEV-L1037 )
  • Foulquie M. & Renaud Dupuy de la Grandrive, 2003. First assignment concerning the development of Marine Protected Areas on the Syrian coast, from 8-15 November 2002.RAC/SPA, ( EMEDSYRLEV-L1038 )
  • Erguden, D., Bayhan, YK & Turan, C., 2012. First Record of Spotbase Burrfish, Cyclichthysspilostylus (Actinopterygii: Tetraodontiformes: Diodontidae), from the Marine Waters of Turkey. Acta Ichthyologica Et Piscatoria, 42, 2:. 137-140, ( EMEDTURLEV-L1039 )