From the Black Sea coast to Poland – an incredible journey of Monacha cartusiana (O. F. Müller, 1774)
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Institute of Nature Conservation, Polish Academy of Sciences, Cracow, Poland
Submission date: 2009-01-20
Acceptance date: 2009-03-18
Publication date: 2020-05-27
Folia Malacol. 2009;17(1):41–42
Though Monacha cartusiana (O. F. Müll.) is known to expand its distribution range through accidental introductions, the migration routes are usually unknown. The story of an individual which covered adistance of about 1,500 km from the Crimea to Poland, attached to a car, is one of the few examples of a fully documented migration pathway.
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