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An endemic freshwater mussel species from the Orontes River basin in Turkey and Syria represents duck mussel's intraspecific lineage: Implications for conservation
Amik Lake or, historically, Lake of Antioch, was a large freshwater body in the lower Orontes River basin (Hatay Province, Turkey) that was drained in the 1940s-1970s. Several endemic animal species were described from ...
Serranus cabrilla (Linnaeus, 1758) (Perciformes, Serranidae) a new host record for Nerocila orbigyni (Guerin-Meneville, 1832) (Isopoda, Cymothoidae)
(Iranian Fisheries Science Research Institute-IFSRI, 2015)
The Isopod Crustacea of Fethiye Bay, Levantine Sea, Turkey
(Editura Universitati din Oradea, 2017)
Research surveys were conducted in a protection area between June and September 2008 along the coast of Fethiye Bay, Turkey. A total of 999 specimens of isopods belonging to 15 families and 41 species were captured at 82 ...
Macro-benthic invertebrates associated with the black sponge Sarcotragus foetidus (Porifera) in the Levantine and Aegean Seas, with special emphasis on alien species
(Academic Press Ltd- Elsevier Science Ltd, 2019)
The fauna associated to the sponge Sarcotragus foetidus was studied in two eco-regions of the Mediterranean Sea, the Aegean and Levantine Seas. A total of 134 species belonging to 8 taxonomic groups were determined. Different ...
The revenant: rediscovery of Margaritifera homsensis from Orontes drainage with remarks on its taxonomic status and conservation (Bivalvia: Margaritiferidae)
(Taylor and Francis Ltd., 2018)
Since Margaritifera marocana (Pallary, 1918) and M. laosensis (Lea, 1863) were rediscovered, M. homsensis (Lea, 1865) remains the only pearl mussel species known solely based on old shell samples from natural history ...
Macrobenthic fauna associated with the invasive alien species Brachidontes pharaonis (Mollusca: Bivalvia) in the Levantine Sea (Turkey)
(Cambridge University Press, 2017)
The invasive alien mytilid species, Brachidontes pharaonis, forms a biogenic habitat in the mediolittoral and upper-infralittoral zones of the Levantine Sea, hosting a number of alien and native species. Examinations of ...
Diversity, biogeography, evolutionary relationships, and conservation of Eastern Mediterranean freshwater mussels (Bivalvia: Unionidae)
(Academic Press, 2021)
Located at the junction between Europe, Africa, and Asia, with distinct evolutionary origins and varied ecological and geographical settings, together with a marked history of changes in orogeny and configuration of the ...