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Distribution of the Invasive Caprellid Caprellascaura (Crustacea: Amphipoda) in Cádiz Marina, Southern Spain: Implications for its Dispersal
(Universidade de Vigo * Servizo de Publicacions, 2016)
The invasive caprellid Caprella scaura Templeton, 1836 is rapidly spreading along marinas of Southern Spain, becoming one of the dominant species of the macrofoulers associated to bryozoans and hydroids of communities in ...
Loss of largest and oldest individuals of the Montpellier snake correlates with recent warming in the southeastern Iberian Peninsula
(Oxford University Press, 2017)
The effects of climate change on organisms are now being extensively studied in many different taxa. However, the variation in body size, usually shrinkage in response to increasing temperature, has received little attention ...
Redescription of Orculella aragonica (Westerlund 1897), an Iberian species different from O. Bulgarica (Hesse 1915) (Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Orculidae)
(University of Oradea Publishing House, 2012)
Orculella bulgarica (Hesse 1915) has been recorded from Bulgaria and western Asia, including Turkey, but has also been reported from Spain by several authors. Most studies on this species have been on subfossil shells. ...
Ganula gadirana n. sp., a new Hygromiidae from southern Spain (Pulmonata: Helicoidea)
Ganula gadirana Muñoz, Almodóvar & Arrébola, is proposed as a new species from the southernmost corner in the Iberian Peninsula. This species, sometimes erroneously recorded as Helix (= Ganula) lanuginosa Boissy, 1835, is ...
First record of the genus Coenocyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Scleractinia) in the Bay of Biscay (northeastern Atlantic)
(Sociedad de Ciencias Aranzadi, 2015)
During the Fauna II expedition by the National Museum of Natural History (Madrid, Spain), two specimens of Coenocyathus cylindricus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848 (Cnidaria: Scleractinia) were collected off Ribadeo (Lugo, ...
Isopods, tanaids and cumaceans (Crustacea, Peracarida) associated to the seaweed Stypocaulon scoparium in the Iberian Peninsula
(Universidad de Granada, 2009)
The distribution and abundance patterns of isopods, tanaids and cumaceans (Crus - tacea: Peracarida) associated with the alga Stypocaulon scoparium (L.) Kützing were studied. Fourteen stations were selected along the ...
Distribution patterns of intertidal and shallow water caprellids associated with macroalgae along the Iberian Peninsula
(Universidad de Granada, 2011)
This study investigated the patterns of caprellids associated with macroalgae from the intertidal and shallow waters (0-5 m) of the Iberian Peninsula. Nineteen stations and 250 samples of algae demonstrated the presence ...
Abundance patterns of macrofauna associated to marine macroalgae along the Iberian Peninsula
macroalgae were studied on a spatial scale along the Iberian Peninsula. Nineteen stations and four dominant algae were selected (intertidal zone: Corallina elongata and Asparagopsis armata; subtidal zone: Stypocaulon ...
Polar Marine Biology Science in Portugal and Spain: Recent Advances and Future Perspectives
Polar marine ecosystems have global ecological and economic importance because of their unique biodiversity and their major role in climate processes and commercial fisheries, among others. Portugal and Spain have been ...
Distribution of alien tetrapods in the Iberian Peninsula
(Pensoft Publishers, 2021)
We present a dataset that assembles occurrence records of alien tetrapods (amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals) in the Iberian Peninsula, a coherent biogeographically unit where introductions of alien species have ...