Dyspanopeus sayi((Smith, 1869))


Details
Author:
(Smith, 1869)
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Crustacea
Origin:
Atlantic NW
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1992
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Funk, 1961: Italy
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Contaminant:Aquaculture, shipping, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
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Synonyms
Neopanope sayi, Neopanope sayi, Neopanope texana nigrodigita, Neopanope texana nigrodigita, Neopanope texana sayi, Panopeus sayi,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Arthropoda, Class : Malacostraca, Order : Decapoda, Family : Panopeidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Spain unknown 2005 established West Mediterranean Schubart et al., 2012
Italy Adriatic 1992 established Adriatic Froglia & Speranza, 1993

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Froglia C. & Speranza S. (1993) First record of Dyspanopeus sayi (Smith, 1869) in the Mediterranean Sea (Crustacea, Decapoda, Xanthidae). Quaderni Istituto Ricerca Pesca Marittima 5, 163–166., ( ADRIITAADR-L1140 )
  • Schubart et al, 2012. First record and evidence of an established population of the North American mud crab Dyspanopeus sayi (Brachyura: Heterotremata: Panopeidae) in the western Mediterranean. Scientia Marina, ( WMEDESPUNK-L1141 )