Amathina tricarinata((Linnaeus, 1767))


Details
Author:
(Linnaeus, 1767)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Red Sea
First Mediterranean Sighting:
2000
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Schembri, 1978: Malta
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Gastropoda, Family : Amathinidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 2005 casual East Mediterranean Mienis, 2006a
Lebanon Levantine 2000 established East Mediterranean Scapolatempo et al., 2003
Turkey Levantine 2000 established East Mediterranean Ceviker & Albayrak, 2006

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Mienis H.K., 2006b. A first record of Amathina tricarinata from the Mediterranean coast of Israel. Triton, 14: 3, ( EMEDISRLEV-L116 )
  • Scapolatempo, M., Solustri, C. & Sabelli, B., 2003. Amathina tricarinata (Linnaeus, 1767) (Orthogastropoda, Heterobranchia, Amathinidae) una nuova specie esotica in Mediterraneo. Biologia Marina Mediterranea, 10, (2): 614-617, ( EMEDLBNLEV-L117 )
  • Ceviker D. & Albayrak S., 2006. Three Alien Molluscs From Iskenderun Bay (Se Turkey). Aquatic Invasions 1(2): 76-79., ( EMEDTURLEV-L118 )