Diodora funiculata((Reeve, 1850))


Details
Author:
(Reeve, 1850)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1998
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Mienis, 2004: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/ballasts, shipping/fouling, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
Photo
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Synonyms
Fissurella funiculata,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Gastropoda, Family : Fissurellidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine unknown East Mediterranean Hoffman et al., 2006
Israel Levantine 1998 established East Mediterranean Mienis, 2002a

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Hoffman L., van Heugten B. & Dekker H., 2006. Marine mollusca collected during a journey to the Great Bitter Lake (Suez Canal) and Nile Delta, Egypt. Gloria Maris, 45(1-2): 184-200, ( EMEDEGYLEV-L1105 )
  • Mienis H.K., 2002a. Marine molluscs from the Eastern Mediterranean 9. Again a new Indo-Pacific migrant: Diodora funiculata. Spirula 327: 73. [in Dutch with English summary], ( EMEDISRLEV-L1106 )