Anadara natalensis((Krauss, 1848))


Details
Author:
(Krauss, 1848)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1935
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Haas, 1948: Palestine
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Arca natalensis, Scapharca natalensis, Scapharca rufescens (misidentification),
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Mollusca, Class : Bivalvia, Order : Arcoida, Family : Arcidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Egypt Levantine 1939 established East Mediterranean Moazzo, 1939
Israel Levantine 1935 established East Mediterranean Haas, 1937
Palestine Authority Levantine 1935 established East Mediterranean Haas, 1937
Turkey Levantine 1985-89 established East Mediterranean Niederhofer et al., 1991

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Moazzo P.G., 1939. Mollusques testaces marins du Canal de Suez. Memoires de l'Institut d'Egypte, 38: 1-283, pl. 1-14 + frontispice, maps 1-4.[Cingula tiberiana pp.185-186], ( EMEDEGYLEV-L181 )
  • Haas G., 1937. Mollusca marina. In: Bodenheimer F.S. (ed.). Prodromus faunae Palestinae, pp. 275-280, Memoires de l'Institut d'Egypte., ( EMEDISRLEV-L182 )
  • Haas G., 1937. Mollusca marina. In: Bodenheimer F.S. (ed.). Prodromus faunae Palestinae, pp. 275-280, Memoires de l'Institut d'Egypte., ( EMEDPALLEV-L183 )