Ecological traits and environmental affinity explain Red Sea fish introduction into the Mediterranean.

@article{Belmaker2013EcologicalTA,
  title={Ecological traits and environmental affinity explain Red Sea fish introduction into the Mediterranean.},
  author={Jonathan Belmaker and Valeriano Parravicini and Michel Kulbicki},
  journal={Global change biology},
  year={2013},
  volume={19 5},
  pages={1373-82}
}
Alien species are considered one of the prime threats to biodiversity, driving major changes in ecosystem structure and function. Identifying the traits associated with alien introduction has been largely restricted to comparing indigenous and alien species or comparing alien species that differ in abundance or impact. However, a more complete understanding… CONTINUE READING