Heterosaccus dollfusi(Boschma, 1960)


Details
Author:
Boschma, 1960
Ecofunctional Group:
Parasites
Origin:
Red Sea
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1992
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Galil, 1997: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Arthropoda, Class : Maxillopoda, Order : Kentrogonida, Family : Sacculinidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 1990 established East Mediterranean Galil & Lutzen, 1995
Turkey Levantine 1994 established East Mediterranean Oksnebjerg et al., 1997

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Galil B.S., Lutzen J., 1995: Biological observations on Heterosaccus dollfusi Boschma (Cirripedia: Rhizocephala), a parasite of Charybdis longicollis Leene (Decapoda: Brachyura), a lessepsian migrant to the Mediterranean. Journal of Crustacean biology, 15, ( EMEDISRLEV-L1544 )