|Introduction of Ptilohyale littoralis to The Netherlands|In: Marine Biodiversity Records. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, more
Ptilohyale littoralis (Stimpson, 1853) [WoRMS]; Marine
Ptilohyale littoralis ; introduction; port; shellfish
The north-west Atlantic amphipod Ptilohyale littoralis has been introduced to The Netherlands. After its initial discovery in the port of Rotterdam, additional specimens were collected near the national centre of shellfish trade and culture Yerseke and along the Westerschelde estuary, which leads to the port of Antwerp.