The crab species found on the coasts of Gokceada (Imbroz) Island in the Aegean Sea

Balkis H., Balkis N., Altinsacli S.

HYDROBIOLOGIA, vol.449, pp.99-103, 2001 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 449
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1023/a:1017593003458
  • Journal Name: HYDROBIOLOGIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.99-103
  • Keywords: Brachyura, Gokceada (Imbroz) Island, Aegean Sea
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


In this study, 32 crab species belonging to 13 families are recorded from Gokceada Island, based on bottom material collected at 39 stations around the island at depths between 0 and 70 m, using dredges, drift nets and scoop nets. Ecological properties of the species are provided.