Pseudomassilina reticulata((Heron-Allen & Earland, 1915))


Details
Author:
(Heron-Allen & Earland, 1915)
Ecofunctional Group:
Benthic Protozoa
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1988
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Aydin et al., 2009: Turkey
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
Photo
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Synonyms
Massilina reticulata,
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 1993 casual East Mediterranean Yanko et al., 1993
Turkey Levantine 1988 established East Mediterranean Avsar et al., 2001
Turkey Levantine 1988 established East Mediterranean Avsar et al., 2001

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Yanko, V., Av Ar, N., Sanvoisin, R., Spezzaferri, S., Mer , E. & Basso, D., 1993. Foraminiferal study: Taxonomy, distribution, density and diversity. Benthic foraminifera as indicator of heavy metal pollution-A new kind of biological monitoring for the Mediterranean, Task 9., ( EMEDISRLEV-L2618 )
  • Avsar, N., Meric, E. & Ergin, M., 2001. Iskenderun Korfezi bentojenik sedimentlerinin foraminifer icerigi. Hacettepe Universitesi Yerbilimleri, 24: 97–112, ( EMEDTURLEV-L2619 )
  • Avsar, N., Meric, E. & Ergin, M., 2001. Iskenderun Korfezi bentojenik sedimentlerinin foraminifer icerigi. Hacettepe Universitesi Yerbilimleri, 24: 97–112, ( EMEDTURLEV-L2620 )