Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria 43(4): 319-321, doi: 10.3750/AIP2013.43.4.10
First record of the Senegalese sole, Solea senegalensis (Actinopterygii: Pleuronectiformes: Soleidae) from the Mediterranean coast of Israel
expand article infoD. Golani, R. Fricke, B. Appelbaum-Golani
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The Senegalese sole, Solea senegalensis Kaup, 1858, was recorded for the first time from the southeastern Mediterranean near Tel-Aviv, Israel on 17 May 2013. This eastern Atlantic species is rare in the western Mediterranean, but now also documented from the southeastern Mediterranean.
Solea senegalensis, Soleidae, first record, Mediterranean, Israel, distribution, fish biodiversity, zoogeography