Gonionemus vertens(A. Agassiz, 1862)


Details
Author:
A. Agassiz, 1862
Ecofunctional Group:
Zooplankton-Zoobenthos
Origin:
Circumboreal
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1918
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Nizamuddin, 1981: Libya
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/ballasts, shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
Photo
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Cnidaria, Class : Hydrozoa, Order : Limnomedusae, Family : Olindiidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
France unknown 1950 established West Mediterranean Picard, 1951
Italy Adriatic 1918 established Adriatic Joseph, 1919
Italy Tyrrhenian 1918 established West Mediterranean Neppi, 1918

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Joseph H., 1919 . Die pazifische und atlantische Medusengattung Gonionemus in der Adria. Zoologische Mitteilungen, Naturwissenschaften 7, 49: 939-942., ( ADRIITAADR-L1433 )
  • Picard J., 1951. Notes sur les hydromeduses mediterraneennes de la famille des Olindiadidae. Archives de Zoologie Experimentale et Generale 88 notes et revue 1: 39-48., ( WMEDFRAUNK-L1431 )