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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontogammarus robustoides (Sars, 1894) 
AphiaID: 234077

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenticaudata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarida (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammaridira (Parvorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammaroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontogammaridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontogammarus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontogammarus Sowinsky, 1904
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammarus robustoides G.O. Sars, 1894 (basionym)
Sources  basis of record Grabowski, M.; Konopacka, A.; Jazdzewski, K.; Janowska, E. (2006). Invasions of alien gammarid species and retreat of natives in the Vistula Lagoon (Baltic Sea, Poland). Helgol. Mar. Res. 60(2): 90-97. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Baltic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBaltic sea (introduced: alien[details]
Gulf of Riga
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLatvian part of the Gulf of Riga (introduced: alien[details]
Lithuania
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLithuania (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Baelt Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelt Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVistula lagoon [details]
Gulf of Finland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Gulf of Finland (introduced: alien[details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (20 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (17 nucleotides; 13 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Baltic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Genetic impacts: hybridisation and introgression [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Latvian part of the Gulf of Riga (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Lithuania (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Baltic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Baltic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Consumes native species (predator or herbivore) [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Latvian part of the Gulf of Riga (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Lithuania (Nation) : Natural dispersal
It is likely that the species expanded its range from the Lielupe River, where it persists from deliberate introductions to the Keguma Reservoir, into the Gulf of Riga [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Latvian part of the Gulf of Riga (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Lithuania (Nation) : Individual release: deliberate release by individuals [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Baltic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Intentional introductions to reservoirs in former Soviet Union. Spread along inshore Baltic waters through shipping, as fouling organisms, as well as natural migration. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234077
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-09-19 06:47:14Z  created  Martinez, Olga
2007-03-27 16:34:00Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-12-06 07:51:07Z  checked  Lowry, Jim
2013-07-11 00:17:45Z  changed  Grabowski, Michal
  
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  Citation: Grabowski, M.; Lowry, J. (2014). Pontogammarus robustoides (Sars, 1894). In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J. & De Broyer, C. (2013 onwards) World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=234077 on 2014-07-26
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