Dr. Daniel Golani

Books

 

 Golani, D., L. Orsi-Relini, E. Massuti and J.P. Quignard, 2002.  CIESM atlas of exotic species in the Mediterranean. Vol.1. Fishes. Briand, F. ed. CIESM Publications, Monaco, 256 pp.

 

Golani, D. 2005. Checklist of the Mediterranean Fishes of Israel. Zootaxa 947, Magnolia Press, Auckland, New Zealand. 90 pp.

 

Zootaxa Golani

 

Golani, D., B. Öztürk and N. Başusta, 2006. Fishes of the Eastern Mediterranean. Turkish Marine Research Foundation, Publication no. 24, Istanbul, Turkey. 259 pp.

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Golani, D. and B. Appelbaum Golani (eds.).(in press). Fish Invasions of the Mediterranean Sea – Change and Renewal. Sofia: Pensoft

 

Articles

Golani, D. 1998. Distribution of Lessepsian migrants fish in the Mediterranean. Ital. J. Zool. 65 (suppl.): 95-99.
Golani, D. 1998. Impact of Red Sea fish migrants through the Suez Canal on the aquatic environment of the eastern Mediterranean. Bull. Yale School Forest. Environ. Stud. 103: 375-387.

 

Golani, D, 1999. The ichthyofauna of the Gulf of Suez — assemblage pool for Lessepsian migration into the Mediterranean. Isr. J. Zool. 45: 79-90.

 

Golani, D. and A. Diamant. 1999. Fish colonization of an artificial reef in the Gulf of Elat, northern Red Sea. Environ. Biol. Fishes. 54: 275-282.

 

Golani, D. and U. Ritte. 1999. Genetic relationships in goatfishes (Mullidae: Perciformes) of the Red Sea and the Mediterranean, with remarks on Suez Canal migrants. Scientia Marina. 63: 129-135.

 

Trilles, J.P., A. Colorni and D. Golani. 1999. Two new species and a new record of Cymothoid Isopods from the Red Sea. Cah. Biol. Mar. 40: 1-14.

 

Golani, D. 2000. The Lessepsian migrant, the Red-eye Round Herring, Etremeus teres (DeKay, 1842), a new record from Cyprus. Zool. Middle East, 20: 61-64.

 

Golani, D. 2000. First record of the Bluespotted cornetfish from the Mediterranean. J. Fish Biol. 56: 1545-1547.

 

Golani, D. and D. Mires, 2000. Introduction of fishes to the freshwater system of Israel. . Isr. J. Aquacl. Bamidgeh, 52: 47-60.

 

Golani, D. and S. Pisanty, 2000. Biological aspects of the Gulper shark, Centrophorus granulosus (Bloch and Schneider, 1801), from the Mediterranean coast of Israel. Acta Adriat. 42 (2): 71-78.

 

Kaya, M., M. Bilecenoglu and D. Golani. 2000. New record of a Lessepsian migrant Pteragogus pelycus Randall, 1981 (Teleostei: Labridae) for northern Cyprus. Zool. Middle East, 20: 65-68.

 

Golani, D. 2001. Upeneus davidaromi, a new deepwater goatfish (Osteichthyes, Mullidae) from the Red Sea. Isr. J. Zool. 47: 117-127.

 

Mina, M.V., A.N. Mironovsky and D. Golani. 2001. Consequences and modes of morphological diversification of East African and Eurasian barbins (genera Barbus, Varicorhinus and Capoeta) with particular reference to Barbus intermedius complex. Environ. Biol. Fishes, 61: 241-252.

 

Schmidt, I., M. Glaubrecht and D. Golani. 2001. Biogeographie und biodiversität. In:Das Mittelmeer: Fauna, Flora, Ökologie. I Allgemeiner Teil. Hofrichter, R. (ed.). Heidelberg; Berlin: Spektrum, Akad. Verl. 464-499 pp.

 

Golani, D. 2002. Leassepsian fish migration – characterization and impact on the eastern Mediterranean. In: Öztürk, B. and N. Basusta, (eds.), Workshop on Lessepsian Migration Proceedings. Turk. Mar. Res. Found. Istanbul. 1-9 pp.

 

Golani, D. 2002. The Indo-Pacific eel catfish, Plotosus lineatus (Thunberg, 1787), a new record from the Mediterranean. Scientia Marina, 66: 321-323.

 

Golani, D. and M. Fine. 2002. On the occurrence of Hippocampus fuscus in the eastern Mediterranean. J. Fish Biol. 60: 764-766.

 

Bucciarelli, G., D. Golani and G. Bernardi, 2002. Genetic cryptic species as biological invaders: The case of a Lessepsian fish migrant, the hardyhead silverside Atherinomorus lacunosus. J. Exper. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 273: 143-149.

 

Gon, O. and D. Golani, 2002. A new species of the cardinalfish genus Gymnapogon (Perciformes, Apogonidae) from the Red Sea. Ichthyol. Res. 49: 346-349.

 

Gorshkova, G., S. Gorshkov and D. Golani, 2002. Karyotypes of Barbus canis and Capoeta damascina (Pisces, Cyprinidae) from the Middle East. Ital. J. Zool. 69: 191-194.

 

Golani, D. 2003. Fish assemblages associated with net pen mariculture and an adjacent rocky habitat in the Port of Ashdod, Israel (eastern Mediterranean). Acta Adriatica. 44: 51-59.

 

Bonhomme, F., A. Baranes, D. Golani, and M. Harmelin-Vivien, 2003. Lack of mitochondrial differentiation in Red Sea and Mediterranean populations of the Lessepsian rabbitfish, Siganus rivulatus. Scientia Marina, 67: 215-217.

 

Hamida, F., D. Golani, Y. Diatta and C. Capapé, 2003. On the occurrence of the Tripeltail, Lobotes surinamensis (Bloch, 1790) (Osteichthyes: Lobotidae) off the coast of Algeria (southern Mediterranean). Annales Ser. hist. nat. 13: 145-148.

 

Golani, D. 2004. First record of the muzzled blenny (Osteichthyes: Blenniidae: Omobranchus punctatus) from the Mediterranean, with remarks on ship-mediated fish introduction. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K. 84: 851-852.

 

Golani, D. and C. Capapé, 2004. First record of the blue stingray, Dasyatis chrysonota (Smith, 1828) (Chondrichthyes: Dasyatidae) off the coast of Israel (Eastern Mediterranean). Acta Adriatica, 45: 107-113.

 

Hamida, F., Y. Diatta, D. Golani, J. Ben Souissi, O. Guélorget and C. Capapé, (2004). On the occurrence of the Monrovian surgeonfish, Acanthurus monroviae Steindachner, 1876 (Osteichthyes: Acanthuridae) off the coast of Algeria (Southern Mediterranean). Acta Adritica, 45: 181-185.

 

Hamida, F., N. Kanoun, D, Golani, J. Ben Souissi, O. Guélorget and C. Capapé, (2004). Records of the Bermuda sea chub, Kyphosus sectator (Linnaeus, 1758) (Osteichthyes: Kyphosidae) from the coastal waters of Algeria (Southern Mediterranean. Annales Ser. hist. nat. 14: 49-52.

 

Lernau, O. and D. Golani, 2004. Section B: The Osteological Remains (Aquatic). In: Ussiskin, D. (ed.). The Renewed Archaeological Excavation at Lachish (1973-1994).5 vols. Tel Aviv: Tel Aviv University. Sonia and Marco Nadler Institute of Archeology. Monograph. Ser. 22. Emery and Clair Yass Pub. in Archaeology. pp 2456-2489.

 

Mina, M.V. and D. Golani, 2004. Changes of skull proportions in ontogeny of Barbus canis from Lake Kinneret and of the Lake Tana large-mouthed barbs, Barbus intermedius complex. Environ. Biol. Fishes, 70: 315-320.

 

Ben Souissi, J., D. Golani, H. Mejri and C. Capapé, 2005. On the occurrence of Cheilopogon furcatus, in the Mediterranean. J. Fish Biol. 67: 1144-1149.

 

Golani, D. and Y. Levy, 2005. New records and rare occurrences of fish species from the Mediterranean coast of Israel. Zool. Middle East, 36: 27-32.

 

Golani, D. 2006. Cartilaginous fishes of the Mediterranean coast of Israel. In: Başusta, N., Ç. Keskin, F. Serena and B. Seret (eds.). The Proceedings of the Workshop on Mediterranean Cartilaginous Fish with Emphasis on Southern and Eastern Mediterranean. Turk. Mar. Res. Found. Istanbul. 23: 95-100.

 

Golani, D. 2006. The Indian scad (Decapterus russelli), (Osteichthyes: Carangidae), a new Indo-Pacific fish invader of the eastern Mediterranean. Sci. Mar. 70: 603-605.

 

Golani, D. and O. Sonin, 2006. The Japanese threadfin bream Nemipterus japonicus, a new Indo-Pacific fish in the Mediterranean Sea. J. Fish Biol. 68: 940-943.

 

Iwamoto, T., D. Golani, A. Baranes and M. Goren, 2006. Two new species of Grenadiers (Teleostei: Macrouridae) from the Seychelles and Mascarene Ridge, western Indian Ocean. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 57 (13): 433-442.

 

Kovačić, M. and D. Golani, 2006. First record of the Roule’s goby, Gobius roulei (Pisces: Gobiidae), in the Levant. Cybium, 30(2): 189-190.

 

Azzurro, E., D. Golani, G. Bucciarelli and G. Bernardi, 2006. Genetic of the early stage of invasion of the Lessepsian rabbitfish Siganus luridus. J. Exper. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 333: 190-201.

 

Dulćić, J. and D. Golani, 2006. First record of Cyclopterus lumpus L. 1758 (Osteichthyes: Cyclopteridae) in the Mediterranean. J. Fish Biol. 69: 300-303.

 

Ben Souissi, J., D. Golani, H. Mejri, J. Zaouali and C. Capapé, 2006. On the occurrence of Scomeromorus commerson Lacepède, 1800 (Osteichthyes, Scombridae) off northern Tunisia Central Mediterranean. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 47(2): 215-218.

 

Golani, D., M. Gökoglu and O. Güven 2006. Two new records of deep-water fish species from the eastern Mediterranean. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K, JMBA2 – Biodiversity Records. http://www.mba.ac.uk/jmba/jmba2biodiversityrecords.php

 

Golani, D. and A. Lerner, 2007. A long term study of the sandy shore ichthyofauna in the northern Red Sea (Gulf of Aqaba), with reference to adjacent mariculture activity. Raffles Bull. Zool. Raffles Bull. Zool. Supplement 14: 255-264.

 

Golani, D., E. Azzurro, M. Corsini-Foka, M. Falautano, F. Andaloro and G. Bernardi, 2007. Genetic bottlenecks and successful biological invasions: the case of a recent Lessepsian migrant. Biol. Letters, 3: 541-545.

 

Golani, D., R. Reef-Motro, S. Ekshtein, A. Baranes and A. Diamant, 2007. Ichthyofauna of the rocky coastal littoral of the Israeli Mediterranean, with reference to the paucity of Red Sea (Lessepsian) migrants in this habitat. Mar. Biol. Res. 3: 333-341.

 

Ben Abdallah, A., J. Ben Souissi, H. Méjri, C. Capapé and D. Golani, 2007. First record of Cephalopholis taeniops (Valenciennes) in the Mediterranean Sea. J. Fish Biol. 71: 610-614.

 

Ben Souissi, J., D. Golani, H. Mejri, M. Ben Salem and C. Capapé, 2007. First confirmed record of the Halave’s Guitarfish, Rhinobatos halavi (Forsskål, 1775) (Chondrichthyes: Rhinobatidae) in the Mediterranean Sea with a description of a case of albinism in elasmobranchs. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 48: 67-75.

 

Kimura, S., D. Golani, Y. Iwatsuki, M. Tabuchi, and T. Yoshino. 2007. Redescriptions of the Indo-Pacific atherinid fishes Atherinomorus forskalii, Atherinomorus lacunosus and Atherinomorus pinguis. Ichthyol. Res. 54: 145-159.

 

Kovačić, M. and D. Golani, 2007. First records of three gobiid species in the Levant. Cybium, 31: 89-91.

 

Kovačić, M. and D. Golani, 2007. First record of Papillogobius melanobranchus in the Mediterranean Sea and new data on geographic distribution, bathymetric ranges and morphological of several small benthic fishes in the Levant. Cybium 31: 417-425.

 

Eisenman, A., V. Rusetski, D. Sharivker, Z. Yona and D. Golani, 2008. An odd pilgrim in the Holyland. Amer. J. Emergen. Medic. (electronic) 26: 383.e3-e6

 

Golani, D., A. Lerner, and B. Appelbaum-Golani, 2008. Fish biodiversity in the sandy shore of the Gulf of Eilat in close proximity to nearby fish farm activity. In: Por, D. (ed.) Aqaba-Eilat, the Improbable Gulf. Environment, Biodiversity and Preservation. Magnes Press, Jerusalem. pp. 267-280.

 

Golani, D., B. Appelbaum-Golani and O. Gon, 2008. Apogon smithi (Kotthaus, 1970) (Teleostei: Apogonidae), a new Red Sea cardinalfish colonizing the Mediterranean Sea. J. Fish Biol. 72: 1534-1538.

 

Bentur, Y., J. Ashkar, Y. Lurie, Y. Levy, Z. Azzam, M. Litmanovich, B. Gurevych, D. Golani and A. Eisenman, 2008. Lessepsian migration and tetrodotoxin poisoning due to Lagocephalus sceleratus in the eastern Mediterranean. Toxicon, 52: 964-968.

 

Gökoglu, M., O. Güven, A. Balci, H. Çolak and D. Golani, 2008. First records of Nemichthys scolopaceus and Nemipterus randalli and second record of Apterichthus caecus from Antalya Bay, southern Turkey. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K, JMBA2 – Biodiversity Records. http://www.mba.ac.uk/jmba/jmba2biodiversityrecords.php

 

Pais, A., P. Merella, M.C. Follesa, G. Garippa and D. Golani, 2008. New data on Gaidropsarus granti (Regan, 1903) (Gadiformes: Lotidae) from the Mediterranean Sea, with emphasis on its parasites. Scientia Marina, 72: 461-468.

 

Belmaker, J., E. Brokovich, V. China, D. Golani and M. Kiflawi, 2009. Estimating the rate of biological introductions: Lessepsian fishes in the Mediterranean. Ecology, 90(4): 1134-1141.

 

Ebner, Y., D. Golani, D. Ophir and Y. Finkelstein, 2009. Penetrating injury of the maxilla by needlefish jaws. Journal of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery. 37: 235-238.

 

Sonin, O., P. Salameh and D. Golani, 2009. First record of the Lesser Amberjack (Seriola fasciata) in the Levant. Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria 39: 71-73.

 

Salameh, P., O. Sonin and D. Golani, 2009. First record of the African Hind (Cephalopholis taeniops) (Pisces: Serranidae) in the Levant. Annales, Annals for Istrian and Mediterranean Studies, Series Historia Naturalis. 19(2): 151-154.

 

Golani, D. (in press). Colonization of the Mediterranean by Red Sea fishes via the Suez Canal – Lessepsian migration. In: Fish Invasions of the Mediterranean Sea – Change and Renewal. Golani, D. and B. Appelbaum Golani (eds.). Sofia: Pensoft.

 

Belmaker, J., E. Brokovich, V. China, D. Golani and M. Kiflawi (in press). Introduction Rate of Lessepsian Fishes into the Mediterranean. In: Fish Invasions of the Mediterranean Sea – Change and Renewal. Golani, D. and B. Appelbaum Golani (eds.). Sofia: Pensoft.

 

Bernardi, G., D. Golani and E. Azzurro, (in press). The genetics of Lessepsian bioinvasions. In: Fish Invasions of the Mediterranean Sea – Change and Renewal. Golani, D. and B. Appelbaum Golani (eds.). Sofia: Pensoft.

 

Edelis, D., P. Salameh, O. Sonin and D. Golani (in press). First record of Facciola’s sorcerer Facciolella oxyrhyncha (Anguilliformes, Nettastomatidae) from Israel. Acta adriatica.

 

Golani, D. (in press). Mullidae. In: Carpenter, K.E. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes. The Living Marine Resource of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Rome FAO.

 

Golani, D., P. Salameh and O. Sonin (in press). First record of the Emperor Angelfish, Pomacanthus imperator (Teleostei: Pomacanthidae) and the second record of the Spotbase Burrfish Cyclichthys spilostylus (Teleostei: Diodontidae) in the Mediterranean. Aquatic Invasions.