First observations of two talitrid crustaceans (Amphipoda: Talitridae) from Gokceada island (NE Aegean Sea)


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Camur-Elipek B., Aslan-Cihangir H.

MEDITERRANEAN MARINE SCIENCE, vol.8, no.2, pp.83-86, 2007 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.12681/mms.155
  • Journal Name: MEDITERRANEAN MARINE SCIENCE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Aquatic Science & Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA), BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, Veterinary Science Database, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Page Numbers: pp.83-86
  • Keywords: Amphipoda, Talitridae, Gokceada, Aegean Sea, FAUNA, POPULATIONS

Abstract

The present paper reports the occurrence of Talitrus saltator (Montagu, 1808) and Orchestia gammarellus (Pallas., 1766) which are the first records from Gokceada (Imbroz) Island (NE Aegean Sea). It should be noted that, T. saltator is a new record for the Aegean Sea coast of Turkey.