Hydroides branchyacanthus(Richardson, 1846)


Details
Author:
Richardson, 1846
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1933
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Ben Tuvia & Golani, 1984: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
Photo
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Synonyms
Eupomatus brachyacantha,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Annelida, Class : Polychaeta, Order : Sabellida, Family : Serpulidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 1933 unknown East Mediterranean Ben Eliahu, 1991
Lebanon Levantine 1999-2002 established East Mediterranean Zibrowius & Bitar, 2003
Turkey Levantine 2005 established East Mediterranean Cinar, 2006

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Ben Eliahu NM , 1991. Red Sea Serpulids Polychaeta) in the Eastern Mediterranean. Ophelia supplement 5: 515-528, ( EMEDISRLEV-L1570 )
  • Zibrowius H & Bitar G., 2003. Invertebres marins exotiques sur la cote du Liban. Lebanese Science Journal 4: 67-74, ( EMEDLBNLEV-L1571 )
  • Cinar ME (2006) Serpulid species (Polychaeta: Serpulidae) from the Levantine coast of Turkey (eastern Mediterranean), with special emphasis on alien species. Aquatic Invasions 1(4): 223-240, ( EMEDTURLEV-L1572 )