EASIN

European Alien Species Information Network



Species Factsheet

Lepomis gibbosus
Lepomis gibbosus - © B. Dupont    
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Lepomis gibbosus
EASIN ID:
R08376
Status:
Alien
Environments:
Freshwater
Union concern:
Yes
MS concern:
Yes
Outermost regions concern:
Yes
Partly Native:
No
Horizon Scanning:
No
High Impact:
Yes
Impact by
CABI NOBANIS SEBI
Species picture not available
Lepomis gibbosus - © T. Strauss
Lepomis gibbosus distribution map. Area and layer type selected by the user.
Taxonomy
Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Centrarchidae
First Introduction In Europe
CH, 1877
Wittenberg R., Kenis M., Blick T., Hänggi A., Gassmann A. and Weber E. (2005). An inventory of alien species and their threat to biodiversity and economy in Switzerland. CABI Bioscience Switzerland Centre report to the Swiss Agency for Environment, Forests and Landscape, 417.
Concerned Member States
EE :: ES
Concerned Outermost regions
French Guiana :: Madeira :: Mayotte
Common Names
Kiver
Synonyms
Eupomotis aureus :: Perca gibbosa :: Pomotis gibbosus :: Pomotis ravenellii :: Pomotis vulgaris :: Sparus aureus
Risk Assessments
According to Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2018/968
Additional Information
CBD Pathways
Type Uncertainty Description
Primary LOW RELEASE IN NATURE: Fishery in the wild (including game fishing)