Erosaria turdus((Lamarck, 1810))


Details
Author:
(Lamarck, 1810)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indian W
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1980
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Barash & Danin, 1992
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
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Synonyms
Cypraea turdus, Cypraea turdus zanzibarica ,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Gastropoda, Order : Littorinimorpha, Family : Cypraeidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine established East Mediterranean Giannuzzi-Savelli et al., 1997
Israel Levantine 1980 established East Mediterranean Barash & Danin, 1986
Italy unknown 2005 excluded Central Mediterranean Castelli, 2005
Libya Libyan Sea established Central Mediterranean internet: “cowries.info” of Felix Lorenz
Tunisia unknown 2003 established Central Mediterranean Wimart-Rouseau & Wimart-Rouseau, 2004

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Castelli V. D. , 2005. Prima Segnalazione Di Cypraea (Erosaria) turdus (Lamarck 1810) Nel Canale Di Sicilia. Naturalista sicil., S. IV, XXIX (3-4), : 185-186, ( CMEDITAUNK-L1231 )
  • http://cowryforum.bboard.de/board/ftopic-41123903nx25725-183.html, ( CMEDLBYLIB-L1232 )
  • Wimart-Rouseau & Wimart-Rouseau, 2004. Erosaria turdus vivante a Djerba! Xenophora, 105: 8-9., ( CMEDTUNUNK-L1233 )
  • Giannuzzi-Savelli R., Pusateri F., Palmeri A. & Ebreo C. 1997. Atlante delle conchiglie marine del mediterraneo. Vol 2. La Conchiglia, Roma, 258 pp., ( EMEDEGYLEV-L1229 )
  • Barash A. & Danin Z., 1986. Further additions to the knowledge of Indo-Pacific mollusca in the Mediterranean Sea. Spixiana, 9(2): 117-141., ( EMEDISRLEV-L1230 )