International Introductions of Bugula neritina
Introductions as compiled by FAO
Main Ref. Coles, S.L., R.C. DeFelice, L.G. Eldredge and J.T. Carlton, 1999
To Pearl Harbor
FAO area Pacific, Eastern Central
From Possibly Mediterranean
FAO area Mediterranean and Black Sea
Year 1921
Period 1900-1924
Established in the Wild yes, self reproducing
Established in Aquaculture
Significant Ecological Interactions yes - undecided
Significant Socio-economic Effects
Introduced by
Reason accidental with ships
Other Reason
Comments a known fouling organism but also a subject of biochemical research. Ref. DeFelice, R.C., L.G. Eldredge and J.T. Carlton, 2001
Entered by Conejar - Espedido, Jeniffer
Modified by Conejar - Espedido, Jeniffer
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