Parexocoetus mento((Valenciennes, 1846))


Details
Author:
(Valenciennes, 1846)
Ecofunctional Group:
Pelagic Fish
Origin:
Indo-Pacific
First Mediterranean Sighting:
1935
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Burton, 1926: Egypt
Invasive Characteristic:
Yes
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
Corridor: Suez Canal, ,
Establishement/Success:
invasive
Photo
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Synonyms
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Chordata, Class : Actinopterygii, Order : Beloniformes, Family : Exocoetidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Israel Levantine <1935 established East Mediterranean Bruun, 1935
Albania Adriatic 1985 casual Adriatic Parin, 1986
Egypt Levantine 1992 casual East Mediterranean El Sayed, 1994
Greece Aegean Sea 1937 established East Mediterranean Kosswig, 1950
Greece Ionian Sea unknown Central Mediterranean Fischer et al., 1987
Lebanon Levantine 1962 established East Mediterranean Mouneimne, 1977
Libya Libyan Sea 1966 established Central Mediterranean Ben Tuvia, 1966
Palestine Authority Levantine 1935 established East Mediterranean Bruun, 1935
Syria Levantine 1997-78 established East Mediterranean Saad et al., 2002
Tunisia unknown 1999 casual Central Mediterranean Ben Soussi et al., 2004
Turkey Aegean Sea 1966 established East Mediterranean Ben Tuvia, 1966
Turkey Levantine 1966 established East Mediterranean Ben Tuvia, 1966
Cyprus Levantine <2002 established East Mediterranean Golani et al., 2002: CIESM atlas

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Parin N. V., 1986, In: Whitehead P. J. P., Bauchot M.-L., Hureau J.-C. and Nielsen J. Fishes of the North-eastern Atlantic and the Mediterranean. Vol. II. UNESCO. Journal and Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal : 517-1007, ( ADRIALBADR-L2291 )
  • Fischer, W., Bauchot, M.-L. & Shneider, M., 1987. Fiches FAO d'identification des especes pour les besoins de la peche. Mediterranee et mer Noire. Zone de peche 37. FAO and EEC, Rome: 761-1530., ( CMEDGRCION-L2294 )
  • Ben Tuvia, A., 1966. Red Sea fishes recently found in the Mediterranean. Copeia, 2: 254-275., ( CMEDLBYLIB-L2298 )
  • Ben Soussi J., Zaouali J, Rezig M, Bradai MN, Quignard, JP & Rudman B., 2004. Contribution a l'etude de quelques recentes migrations d'especes exotiques dans les eaux Tunisiennes. Rapp. Comm. Int. Mer Medit 37:312, ( CMEDTUNUNK-L2301 )
  • El-Sayed, R.S., 1994. Check-list of Egyptian Mediterranean fishes. Bulletin of the National. Institute of Oceanography & Fisheries, 1-77., ( EMEDEGYLEV-L2293 )
  • Kosswig, C., 1950. Erythraische fische im Mittelmeer und an der grenze der Agais. Syllegomena Biologica, Festschrift Kleinschmidt: 203 -212., ( EMEDGRCAEG-L2295 )
  • Bruun A.F., 1935. Parexocoetus, a Red Sea flying fish in the Mediterranean. Nature, 136: 553., ( EMEDISRLEV-L2296 )
  • Bruun A.F., 1935. Parexocoetus, a Red Sea flying fish in the Mediterranean. Nature, 136: 553., ( EMEDPALLEV-L2299 )
  • 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-L2300 )
  • Ben Tuvia, A., 1966. Red Sea fishes recently found in the Mediterranean. Copeia, 2: 254-275., ( EMEDTURAEG-L2302 )
  • Ben Tuvia, A., 1966. Red Sea fishes recently found in the Mediterranean. Copeia, 2: 254-275., ( EMEDTURLEV-L2303 )