: Chelicorophium robustum
: (G.O. Sars, 1895)
: 431339
Species Taxonomy
: Corophiidae
: Amphipoda
: Malacostraca
: Arthropoda
Species Data from AquaNIS
: Not entered
: Not entered
Zooplankton (Larvae, Eggs)
Results of species assessment according to Target Species selection criteria
Known human health impact? No
Comments: Not available.
Known economic impact? No
Comments: Not available.
Known measurable environmental impact? Yes
Comments: Impacts on species and habitats, potentially also ecosystem functioning (Borza et al., 2018).
References: AquaNIS. Editorial Board, 2015. Information system on Aquatic Non-Indigenous and Cryptogenic Species. World Wide Web electronic publication. www.corpi.ku.lt/databases/aquanis. Version 2.36+. Accessed 2021-09-02. Boonstra, H., Wiggers, R., & Swarte, M. (2016). First record of the Ponto-Caspian amphipod Obesogammarus obesus (Sars, 1894)(Amphipoda: Pontogammaridae) from the Netherlands. BioInvasions Rec, 5, 155-158. Borza, P., Huber, T., Leitner, P., Remund, N., & Graf, W. (2018). Niche differentiation among invasive Ponto-Caspian Chelicorophium species (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Corophiidae) by food particle size. Aquatic Ecology, 52(2), 179-190.
Included in the final TS list? - Yes
Comments: Assessed by the COMPLETE project experts (2021), included in target species list.