New records of jellyfish species in the Marmara Sea


Isinibilir M. , Yılmaz I., Demirel N.

ITALIAN JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY, vol.82, no.3, pp.425-429, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 82 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/11250003.2015.1040858
  • Title of Journal : ITALIAN JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.425-429
  • Keywords: Podocorynoides minima, Koellikerina fasciculata, Gastroblasta raffaelei, Discomedusa lobata, Marmara Sea, MEDUSAE CNIDARIA, AURELIA-AURITA, IZMIT BAY, ZOOPLANKTON, ABUNDANCE, CTENOPHORES, POPULATION, HYDROZOA, BLACK, CYCLE

Abstract

This manuscript reports the first observations of three species of Hydrozoa (Podocorynoides minima, Koellikerina fasciculata and Gastroblasta raffaelei) and one species of Scyphozoa (Discomedusa lobata) in the Marmara Sea that were sampled in 2006-2011. Their possible introduction pathways, some ecological and distributional details are briefly discussed here.