Lagocephalus sceleratus((Gmelin, 1789))


Details
Author:
(Gmelin, 1789)
Ecofunctional Group:
Demersal Fish
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
2003
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Albayrak & Ceviker, 2001: Turkey
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
Photo
Image not Avialble
Synonyms
Gastrophysus sceleratus, Gastrophysus sceleratus,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Chordata, Class : Actinopterygii, Order : Tetraodontiformes, Family : Tetraodontidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine 2008 established East Mediterranean Halim & Rikzalla, 2011
Greece Aegean Sea 2005 established East Mediterranean Corsini et al., 2006a
Greece Ionian Sea 2009 casual Central Mediterranean Zenetos et al., 2011
Israel Levantine 2004 established East Mediterranean Golani & Levy, 2005
Lebanon Levantine 2005 established East Mediterranean Carpentieri et al., 2009
Libya Libyan Sea 2010 established Central Mediterranean Milazzo et al., 2012
Tunisia unknown 2010 casual Central Mediterranean Jribi & Bradai, 2012
Turkey Aegean Sea 2003 established East Mediterranean Akyol et al., 2005
Turkey Levantine 2003 established East Mediterranean Akyol et al., 2005
Cyprus Levantine 2004 established East Mediterranean DFMR, 2006

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Zenetos A., Katsanevakis S., Poursanidis D., Crocetta F., Damalas D., Apostolopoulos G., Gravili C., Vardala-Theodorou E. & M. Malaquias, 2011. Additions and amendmentsto the marine alien biota of Greek waters (2010 update). Mediterranean Marine Science, 12, 1: 95-120, ( CMEDGRCION-L1696 )
  • Milazzo et al, 2012. BioInvasions Records (2012) Volume 1, Issue 2: 135–137, ( CMEDLBYLIB-L1699 )
  • DFMR, 2006. Toxic Fish. Technical Report 427/2006, Department of Fisheries and Marine Research, Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment, Nicosia, Cyprus, ( EMEDCYPLEV-L1693 )
  • Golani D. & Levy Y., 2005. New records and rare occurrences of fish species from the Mediterranean coast of Israel. Zoology of the Middle east, 36: 27-32., ( EMEDISRLEV-L1697 )
  • Carpentieri P, Lelli S, Colloca F, Mohanna C, Bartolino V, Moubayed S, Ardizzone GD (2009) Incidence of lessepsian migrants on landings of the artisanal fishery of south Lebanon. Marine Biodiversity Records 2: e71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1755267209000645, ( EMEDLBNLEV-L1698 )
  • Akyol, O., Unal, V., Ceyhan, T. & Bilecenoglu, M., 2005. First record of the silverside blaasop, Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789), in the Mediterranean Sea. Journal of Fish Biology, 66: 1183-1186., ( EMEDTURAEG-L1701 )
  • Akyol, O., Unal, V., Ceyhan, T. & Bilecenoglu, M., 2005. First record of the silverside blaasop, Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789), in the Mediterranean Sea. Journal of Fish Biology, 66: 1183-1186., ( EMEDTURLEV-L1702 )