Presenza di Penaeus semisulcatus (Decapoda Peneidae) nel Mar Ionio centro settentrionale (Mediterraneo centrale)

Penaeus semisulcatus sex ratio length frequency distribution geographical distribution



Green tiger prawn is a Lessepsian species with a distribution restricted in the eastern part of the Mediterranean. In this note was reported for the first time the caught of this species (76 females, 71 ma/es) in the Gulf of Taranto (North-West Ionian Sea). The spatial expansion of this species to North-West represents one of the changing, in Mediterranean fish distribution, observed in the last decades.