This paper reports the range extension of Kyphosus vaigiensis in the northeastern (NE) Mediterranean. On 18 November, 2018, a single specimen of K. vaigiensis was caught in İskenderun Bay (36°45.6' N, 35°40.8' E) by a recreational fisherman and reported through a social media application. The specimen was identified using morphological and molecular methods. Its occurrence and distribution in the NE Mediterranean were investigated based on interviews with fishers
KİYAĞA, VOLKAN BARIŞ; MAVRUK, SİNAN; ÖZYURT, CANER ENVER; AKAMCA, ERHAN; and COŞKUN, ÇAĞIL
"Range extension of Kyphosus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) in the northeastern Mediterranean, İskenderun Bay, Turkey,"
Turkish Journal of Zoology: Vol. 43:
6, Article 13.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/zoology/vol43/iss6/13