Metacalanus acutioperculum(Ogawa & Egusa, 1980 )


Details
Author:
Ogawa & Egusa, 1980 
Ecofunctional Group:
Zooplankton
Origin:
Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1995
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Cantone, 1978: Tunisia
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/ballasts, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
Photo
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Arthropoda, Class : Maxillopoda, Order : Calanoida, Family : Arietellidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Italy Ionian Sea 2002 casual Central Mediterranean Moscatello & Belmonte, 2007
Italy Tyrrhenian 1995 established West Mediterranean Campolmi et al., 1998

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Moscatello S. & Belmonte G., 2007. The plankton of a shallow submarine cave (‘Grotta di Ciolo’, Salento Peninsula, SE Italy). Marine Ecology 2007, 28 (Suppl. 1), 47–59, ( CMEDITAION-L1939 )
  • Campolmi, M., G. Costanzo, N. Crescenti, A. Mazzola & G. Zagami. 1998. First record of the hyperbenthic calanoid copepod Metacalanus acutioperculum in the Mediterranean Sea. In: Proceedings and Abstracts of the 4th International Crustacean Congress, Amsterdam, 20-24 July 1998 [shelved under 'Proceedings'] :134., ( WMEDITATYR-L1938 )