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29 - 06 - 2016

News on the lionfish

The lionfish, an aggressive invasive species, was spotted outside the protected marine areas in the Mediterranean, around Kas-Kekova (Turkey) and Cape Greco (Cyprus). Already the cause of serious environmental (biodiversity) and economic problems for over a decade, it is again the focus of the comprehensive MedMIS plan, dedicated to fight against invasive species.