Alpheus rapacida(de Man, 1908)


Details
Author:
de Man, 1908
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Crustacea
Origin:
Indo West Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1960
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Lipej et al., 2008: Slovenia
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Arthropoda, Class : Malacostraca, Order : Decapoda, Family : Alpheidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Greece Aegean Sea 1998 casual East Mediterranean Pancucci-Papadopoulou et al., 2004
Israel Levantine 1960 established East Mediterranean Lewinsohn & Holthuis, 1964
Turkey Aegean Sea 2005 established East Mediterranean Ozcan et al., 2007
Turkey Levantine 1981 established East Mediterranean Kocatas, 1981

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Pancucci-Papadopoulou, M.A., Kevrekidis, K., Corsini-Foka, M. & Simboura, N., 2005. Changes in species. Invasion of exotic species. In E. Papathanassiou and A. Zenetos (eds) State of the Hellenic marine environment. Institute of Oceanography, HCMR, pp. 34, ( EMEDGRCAEG-L105 )
  • Lewinsohn Ch & Holthuis LB.,1964. New records of Decapod Crustacea from the Mediterranean coast of Israel and the Eastern Mediterranean. Zoologische Mededelingen 40 (8): 45-63., ( EMEDISRLEV-L106 )
  • Ozcan T., Ates SA &. Katagan T, 2007. On the presence of the snapping shrimp, Alpheus rapacida (Decapoda: Caridea) on the Aegean Sea coast of Turkey. JMBA, biodiversity records, 2007, ( EMEDTURAEG-L108 )
  • Kocatas, A., 1981. Liste preliminiaire et repartition des Crustacea Decapodes des eaux Turques. Rapport de la Commission Internationale Exploration de la Mer Mediterranee, 27: 161-162 -Kocatas, A. & Katagan, T., 2003. The decapod crustacean fauna of the T, ( EMEDTURLEV-L107 )