Hydroides operculatus((Treadwell, 1929))


Details
Author:
(Treadwell, 1929)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indian
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1959
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Zibrowius, 2002: France
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
Photo
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Synonyms
Eupomatus operculata, Hydroides Inornata,
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 1959 established East Mediterranean Ben Eliahu, 1991
Lebanon Levantine 1978 established East Mediterranean Zibrowius & Bitar, 1981
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-L1619 )
  • Zibrowius H & Bitar G., 1981. Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) indopacifiques etablis dans la region de Beyrouth, Liban.Rapport de la Commission Internationale pour l’Exploration scientifique de la Mer Mediterranee 27, 2., ( EMEDLBNLEV-L1620 )
  • 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-L1621 )