Notomastus mossambicus((Thomassin, 1970))


Details
Author:
(Thomassin, 1970)
Ecofunctional Group:
Zoobenthos
Origin:
Indian
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1987
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Arvanitidis & Koukouras, 1994: Greece
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
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Synonyms
Paraleiocapitella mossambica,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Annelida, Class : Polychaeta, Family : Capitellidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Spain unknown 1987 established West Mediterranean Arino, 1987
Turkey Levantine 2005 established East Mediterranean Cinar, 2009
Cyprus Levantine 1997 established East Mediterranean Cinar, 2005

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Cinar, M. E. 2005. Polychaetes from the coast of northern Cyprus (eastern Mediterranean Sea), with two new records for the Mediterranean Sea. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 46: 143-161, ( EMEDCYPLEV-L2145 )
  • Cinar ME, 2009. Alien polychaete species (Annelida: Polychaeta) on the southern coast of Turkey (Levantine Sea, eastern Mediterranean), with 13 new records for the Mediterranean Sea. Journal of Natural History, 43,37: 2283 -2328, ( EMEDTURLEV-L2147 )
  • Arino, A.H., 1987. Bibliografia Iberica de Poliquetos. Basa de datos y catalogo de especies. Eunsa, 16, 153 p., ( WMEDESPUNK-L2146 )