Gracilaria vermiculophylla((Ohmi) Papenfuss)


Details
Author:
(Ohmi) Papenfuss
Ecofunctional Group:
Benthic Plants
Origin:
Pacific NW
First Mediterranean Sighting:
2008
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Shiber, 1981: Lebanon
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Contaminant:Aquaculture, shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Plantae, Phylum : Rhodophyta, Class : Florideophyceae, Order : Gracilariales, Family : Gracilariaceae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Italy Adriatic 2008 established Adriatic Sfriso et al., 2010

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Sfriso, A., Maistro, S., Andreoli, C., Moro, I., 2010. First record of Gracilaria vermiculophylla (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta) in the Po Delta lagoons, Mediterranean Sea (Italy). Journal of Phycology, in press., ( ADRIITAADR-L1439 )