Hippocampus fuscus(Row, 1911)


Details
Author:
Row, 1911
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Fish
Origin:
Indian
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1994
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Golani & Sonin, 2006: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Chordata, Class : Actinopterygii, Order : Syngnathiformes, Family : Syngnathidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 1994 established East Mediterranean Golani & Fine, 2002
Turkey Levantine 2003 established East Mediterranean Gokoglu et al., 2004

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Golani D & Fine M., 2002. On the occurrence of Hippocampus fuscus in the eastern Mediterranean. Journal of Fish Biology (2002) 60: 764-766, ( EMEDISRLEV-L1559 )
  • Gokoglu, M., Bodur, T. & Kaya, Y., 2004. First records of Hippocampus fuscus and Syngnathus rostellatus (Osteichthyes: Syngnathidae) from the Anatolian coast (Mediterranean Sea). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 84: 10, ( EMEDTURLEV-L1560 )