Range extension of Egyptian sole Solea aegyptiaca (Soleidae: Pleuronectiformes), in the Red Sea

Chanet B., Desoutter M., Bogorodsky S.V.

Published date: December 2012
Volume: 36
Number: 4
Pagination: 581–584
Publisher: Société Française d’Ichtyologie
doi: https://doi.org/10.26028/cybium/2012-364-012
Abstract

New collection of Egyptian sole, Solea aegyptiaca Chabanaud, 1927, from the Gulf of Suez (Red Sea, Egypt) confirm that this species is an anti-Lessepsian species. Migrations of teleostean fishes through the Suez Canal are discussed.

Keywords: Anti-Lessepsian migrant - Red Sea - Solea aegyptiaca - Soleidae
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