Sphyraena flavicauda(Ruppell, 1836)


Details
Author:
Ruppell, 1836
Ecofunctional Group:
Pelagic Fish
Origin:
Indian
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1991
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Golani, 2004: Israel
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
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Synonyms
Sphyraena langsar,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Chordata, Class : Actinopterygii, Order : Perciformes, Family : Sphyraenidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine 1998 established East Mediterranean Allam et al., 1999
Greece Aegean Sea 2003 established East Mediterranean Corsini-Foka et al., 2005
Israel Levantine 1991 established East Mediterranean Golani, 1992
Libya Libyan Sea 1998 established Central Mediterranean Shakman & Kinzelbach, 2007b
Syria Levantine 1999 established East Mediterranean Saad et al., 2002
Tunisia unknown 2005 unknown UNKNOWN Ben Abdallah et al., 2005
Turkey Levantine 2001 casual East Mediterranean Bilecenoglu et al., 2002a

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Allam, S. M., S. N. Faltas&d E. Ragab, 1999. Food and feeding habits of Barracudain the Egyptian Mediterranean waters off Alexandria. Bull. Nat. Inst. Oceanogr. and Fisheries, A.R.E., 25: 395-410., ( EMEDEGYLEV-L3022 )
  • Corsini M, Margies P, Kondilatos G & Economidis PS., 2005. Lessepsian migration of fishes to the Aegean Sea: First record of Tylerius spinosissimus (Tetraodontidae) from the Mediterranean & six more fish records from Rhodes. Cybium 29: 347-354, ( EMEDGRCAEG-L3023 )
  • Golani D., 1992. Rhabdosargus haffara (Forsskal, 1775) and Sphyraena flavicauda Ruppell, 1833 – new Red Sea immigrants in the Mediterranean. Journal of Fish Biology 40:139-140, ( EMEDISRLEV-L3024 )
  • Saad, A., Hureau, J.C., Hammoud, V. & Ali, M. 2002. Fish biodiversity & the Impact of environmental factors & Human Activities in Syrian marine waters. proceeding of 9th conference of Arab Union Biologists. Aleppo (1-6 Sept.), ( EMEDSYRLEV-L3026 )
  • Bilecenoglu, M., Taskavak, E. & Kunt, K. B., 2002a. Range extension of three Lessepsian migrant fish (Fistularia commersoni, Sphyraena flavicauda, Lagocephalus suezensis) in the Mediterranean Sea. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 82: 525-526., ( EMEDTURLEV-L3028 )
  • Ben Abdallah, A. R., Alturky, A.A. & Fituri, A.A. , 2005. Records of exotic fishes in the Libyan coast. Libyan J. Mar. Sci. 10: 1-14. (in Arabic with English abstract)., ( UNKNTUNUNK-L3027 )