Turkish Journal Of Zoology, vol.35, pp.447-450, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
Th e biodiversity of the Specially Protected Marine Area at Foca (Turkish Aegean Sea) was studied by scuba
diving during October 2008. In the framework of this study the actinarian Aiptasia mutabilis (Gravenhorst, 1831) was
found for the fi rst time in Turkish waters. Th is new record extends the known geographical distribution of the species.