Engina mendicaria((Linnaeus, 1758))


Details
Author:
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indo West Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
2001
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Mienis, 1976a: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
questionable
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Synonyms
Columbella mendicaria ,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Gastropoda, Order : Neogastropoda, Family : Buccinidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 2001 casual East Mediterranean Mienis, 2004

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Mienis, H. K., 2004. New data concerning the presence of Lessepsian and other Indo-Pacific migrants among the molluscs in the Mediterranean Sea with emphasize on the situation in Israel. pp. 117-131. In: B.Ozturk & A.Salman (eds.). 1st National malacology, ( EMEDISRLEV-L1187 )