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SrivEMed: Habitat use of S. rivulatus in the Eastern Mediterranean
Pickholtz R., Kiflawi M., Friedlander A., Belmaker J., Habitat use of S. rivulatus in the Eastern Mediterranean.

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The spatial ecology of an invasive herbivorous fish, the rivulated rabbitfish (Siganus rivulatus) in its invaded range, the Mediterranean Sea. Fish movement was studied through a continuous acoustic tracking system from 2013 to 2014 in stations along the Mediterranean Israeli coast.

Biology > Acoustics, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Fish
Marine/Coastal, Acoustic data, Acoustic tags, Acoustic telemetry, Acoustic tracking, Biological invasions, Distributions, Herbivores, Herbivorous fish, Invasive species, Mediterranean ecosystems, Mediterranean Sea, Spatial distribution, Tracking, Tracking networks, MED, Eastern Mediterranean, MED, Israel, Mediterranean Region, Pisces, Siganus Forsskål, 1775, Siganus rivulatus Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775

Geographical coverage
MED, Eastern Mediterranean [Marine Regions]
MED, Israel [Marine Regions]
Mediterranean Region [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1 July 2014 - 1 July 2015

Taxonomic coverage
Pisces [WoRMS]
Siganus Forsskål, 1775 [WoRMS]
Siganus rivulatus Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775 [WoRMS]

Fish detections Methodology
Fish detections: Acoustic telemetry

Tel-Aviv University, moredata creator

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
European Tracking Network (ETN) data, more

Based on this dataset
Pickholtz, R.S.M. et al. (2018). Habitat utilization by an invasive herbivorous fish (Siganus rivulatus) in its native and invaded range. Biological Invasions 20(12): 3499-3512., more


Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2021-08-24
Information last updated: 2023-05-26
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