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Species details
Internal ID12
Common name(Diatom)
Scientific NameMediopyxis helysia
Scientific NameMediopyxis helysia
Scientific Name acceptedMediopyxis helysia
Aphia ID345485
Aphia ID accepted345485
High GroupAlgae
Tax info classKhakista incertae sedis?
Tax info phylumOchrophyta?
Tax info phylum sourcehttp://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=345485
GroupPhytoplankton
Invasive?No
Year first recorded2007
Region First recordedWest Iceland
Is Marine?Yes
Temperature range3-12 C
Temperature range sourcehttp://www.norsas.eu/species/mediopyxis-helysia
Match typeexact
Invasion details
Location first observationWest Iceland
Location first observation sourcehttps://rafhladan.is/bitstream/handle/10802/7686/FULLTEXT02.pdf?sequence=1
Year first observation2007
Year first observation sourcehttps://rafhladan.is/bitstream/handle/10802/7686/FULLTEXT02.pdf?sequence=1
Vector introductionballast water; ship fouling; aquaculture
Vector introduction sourcehttps://rafhladan.is/bitstream/handle/10802/7686/FULLTEXT02.pdf?sequence=1
Impact indicatorsmultiple species impact
Impact indicators sourcehttps://www.researchgate.net/file.PostFileLoader.html?id=561a25405cd9e344948b4593&assetKey=AS%3A283294366224384%401444554048090
PathwayShipping
References
Reference 1Gunnarsson et al. 2011