The Red Sea goatfish, Parupeneus forsskali, was collected for the first time off the Mediterranean coast of Israel. This finding, in addition to another specimen reported recently from Lebanon and numerous observations by underwater divers, strongly suggests that this species has established a population in the eastern Mediterranean.
- lessepsian migration
- Parupeneus forsskali
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
- Aquatic Science