Diadema setosum((Leske, 1778))


Details
Author:
(Leske, 1778)
Ecofunctional Group:
Benthic Plants
Origin:
Indo West Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
2006
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Zagami et al., 2005: Italy
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
casual
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Synonyms
Centrechinus (Diadema) setosus, Centrostephanus setosum , Cidaris (Diadema) tenuispina , Cidarites diadema , Diadema lamarcki , Diadema nudum , Diadema saxatile , Diadema setosa, Diadema setosum f. depressa , Diadema turcarum , Echinometra setosa, Echinus diadema , Echinus saxatilis,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Echinodermata, Class : Echinoidea, Order : Diadematoida, Family : Diadematidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Lebanon Levantine 2009 casual East Mediterranean Nader & El Indary, 2011
Turkey Levantine 2006 established East Mediterranean Yokes & Galil, 2006c

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Nader & El Indary, 2011. First record of Diadema setosum (Leske, 1778) (Echinodermata, Echinoidea, Diadematidae) from Lebanon, Eastern Mediterranean. Aquatic Invasions (2011) Volume 6, Supplement 1: S23–S25, ( EMEDLBNLEV-L1091 )