Ergalatax contracta((Reeve, 1846))


Details
Author:
(Reeve, 1846)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Red Sea
First Mediterranean Sighting:
2001
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Mifsud & Ovalis, 2003: Turkey
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
casual
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Synonyms
Cronia martensi, Morula ocellata, Murex calcarius , Ocenebra contracta , Ocinebra pilsbryana , Pentadactylus ceylonicum , Ricinula ocellata, Urosalpinx bandana, Urosalpinx innotabilis , Urosalpinx smithi ,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Gastropoda, Order : Neogastropoda, Family : Muricidae,
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
Turkey Aegean Sea 1999 casual East Mediterranean R. Houart pers. Comm

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-L1217 )