WoRMS taxon details

Rhopilema nomadica Galil, 1990

232032  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:232032)

accepted
Species
marine, terrestrial
Galil, B. S; Spanier, E.; Ferguson, W. W. (1990) The Scyphomedusae of the Mediterranean coast of Israel, including two Lessepsian migrants new to the Mediterranean., Zoologische Mededelingen 64: 95-105 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Collins, A. G.; Jarms, G.; Morandini, A. C. (2018). World List of Scyphozoa. Rhopilema nomadica Galil, 1990. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=232032 on 2018-04-25
Date
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2006-07-18 09:46:01Z
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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original description Galil, B. S; Spanier, E.; Ferguson, W. W. (1990) The Scyphomedusae of the Mediterranean coast of Israel, including two Lessepsian migrants new to the Mediterranean., Zoologische Mededelingen 64: 95-105 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Streftaris, N.; Zenetos, A.; Papathanassiou, E. (2005). Globalisation in marine ecosystems: the story of non-indigenous marine species across European seas. Oceanogr. Mar. Biol. Ann. Rev. 43: 419-453. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source F.S. Cornelius and J. van der Land (eds), updates 2000-2007, as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Deidun, A.; Arrigo, S.; Piraino, S. (2011). The westernmost record of Rhopilema nomadica (Galil, 1990) in the Mediterranean – off the Maltese Islands. Aquatic Invasions 6(Suppl. 1): S99-S103., available online at http://www.aquaticinvasions.net/2011/Supplement/AI_2011_6_S1_Deidun_etal.pdf [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Galil, B. (2007). Seeing Red: Alien species along the Mediterranean coast of Israel. Aquatic Invasions. 2(4): 281-312., available online at https://doi.org/10.3391/ai.2007.2.4.2 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Abu El Regal, M.; Temraz, T. (2016). Blooming of nomad jelly fish Rhopilema nomadica along the Egyptian Mediterranean coasts. Rap. Comm. Int. Mer Medit. 41: 490. [details]   

additional source Balistreri, P.; Spiga, A.; Deidun, A.; Gueroun, S.; Daly Yahia, M. N. (2017). Further spread of the venomous jellyfish Rhopilema nomadica Galil, Spannier & Ferguson, 1990 (Rhizostomeae, Rhizostomatidae) in the western Mediterranean. BioInvasions Records. 6(1): 19-24., available online at http://www.reabic.net/%5C/journals/bir/2017/1/BIR_2017_Balistreri_etal.pdf [details]   

additional source Kideys, A. E.; Gucu, A. C. (1995). Rhopilema nomadica: a Lessepsian scyphomedusan new to the Mediterranean coast of Turkey. Israel Journal of Zoology. 41: 615-617. [details]   

additional source Siokou-Frangou, I.; Sarantakos, K.; Christou, E. D. (2006). First record of the scyphomedusa Rhopilema nomadica Galil, 1990 (Cnidaria: Scyphozoa: Rhizostomeae) in Greece. Aquatic Invasions. 1(3): 194-195. [details]   

additional source Balistreri, P.; Ghelia, M. (2015). First record of Rhopilema nomadica from Italy. Medit. Mar. Sci. 16/3: 685. [details]   

additional source Lakkis, S.; Avian, M.; Del Negro, P.; Rottini-Sandrini, L. (1990). Les Scyphomeduses du Bassin Levantin (Beyrouth) et de l'Adriatique du Nord (Golfe de Trieste): comparison faunistique et ecologique. Rapports et Procès-Verbaux des Réunions, Commission Internationale pour I'Exploration Scientifique de la mer Méditerranée. 32(1): 220. [details]   

additional source Ikhtiyar, S.; Durgham, H.; Bakr, M. (2002). Contribution a l’etude dy scyphomeduse Rhopilema [Rhopilema] nomadica dans les eaux cotieres syriennes. Journal of Union of Arab Biologists Cairo A Zoology. 18: 227-244. [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Galil, B. S; Spanier, E.; Ferguson, W. W. (1990) The Scyphomedusae of the Mediterranean coast of Israel, including two Lessepsian migrants new to the Mediterranean., Zoologische Mededelingen 64: 95-105 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species impact in Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (IHO Sea Area) : Loss of aquaculture/commercial/recreational harvest or gain [details]

Introduced species impact in Turkish part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Loss of public/tourist amenity [details]

Introduced species impact in Turkish part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Human health [details]

Introduced species impact in Turkish part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Loss of aquaculture/commercial/recreational harvest or gain [details]

Introduced species impact in Ionian Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Loss of public/tourist amenity [details]

Introduced species impact in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Loss of aquaculture/commercial/recreational harvest or gain [details]

Introduced species impact in Ionian Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Loss of aquaculture/commercial/recreational harvest or gain [details]

Introduced species impact in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Human health [details]

Introduced species impact in Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (IHO Sea Area) : Loss of public/tourist amenity [details]

Introduced species impact in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Alters trophic interactions [details]

Introduced species impact in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Loss of public/tourist amenity [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Turkish part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Ionian Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals
Believed to have entered Mediterranean through migration through the Suez canal or through ship hull fouling or ballast water. [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Natural dispersal [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Israeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (IHO Sea Area) : Believed to have entered Mediterranean through migration through the Suez canal or through ship hull fouling or ballast water. [details]