Amphioctopus aegina((Gray, 1849))


Details
Author:
(Gray, 1849)
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Mollusca
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1934
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
San Martin, 2003: Spain
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
Photo
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Synonyms
Octopus aegina, Octopus dollfusi, Octopus kagoshimenis,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Cephalopoda, Order : Octopoda, Family : Octopodidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine 1934 established East Mediterranean Salman et al., 1999
Turkey Levantine 1992 established East Mediterranean Salman et al., 1999

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Salman, A., Katagan, T. & Boletzky, S., 1999. New Cephalopod molluscs in the eastern Mediterranean: previously unnoted species or recent migrants? Vie et Milieu, 49: 11-17., ( EMEDISRLEV-L146 )
  • Salman, A., Katagan, T. & Boletzky, S., 1999. New Cephalopod molluscs in the eastern Mediterranean: previously unnoted species or recent migrants? Vie et Milieu, 49: 11-17., ( EMEDTURLEV-L147 )