Further range expansion of the blue crab Callinectes sapidus (Rathbun, 1896) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura) in Turkish waters, Northern Aegean Sea: insight into distribution depth


DABAN İ. B. , CENGİZ Ö. , TUNÇER S.

CAHIERS DE BIOLOGIE MARINE, cilt.57, ss.175-178, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 57 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Dergi Adı: CAHIERS DE BIOLOGIE MARINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.175-178

Özet

A new record of Callinectes sapidus from the northern eastern part of the Aegean Sea is presented, based on a live single female sampled off northern part of the Gokceada (Imbroz) Island. Surprisingly, the individual which is known shelf-estuarine species was sampled at 220 m depth with a bottom trawl on November 15th, 2015.