WoRMS taxon details

Ambigolimax nyctelius (Bourguignat, 1861)

1002614  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1002614)

Limax legrandi Tate, 1881 (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Type locality contained in Tasmania  
type locality contained in Tasmania (origin: alien) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Ambigolimax nyctelius (Bourguignat, 1861). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1002614 on 2019-01-23
2017-06-27 08:15:30Z

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original description  (ofLimax legrandi Tate, 1881) Tate, R. (1881). On some Australian slugs, chiefly Tasmanian. <em>Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania.</em> 1880: 15-18., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/38590#page/289/mode/1up
page(s): 16 [details]   

basis of record Bank, R. A.; Neubert, E. (2017). Checklist of the land and freshwater Gastropoda of Europe. Last update: July 16th, 2017. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Rowson, B., Turner, J., Anderson, R. & Symondson, B. (2014). Slugs of Britain and Ireland. Identification, understanding and control. FSC Publications: Telford UK.
page(s): 78 [details]   

additional source Vendetti, J.E., Burnett, E., Carlton, L., Curran, A.T., Lee, C., Matsumoto, R., McDonnell, R., Reich, I. & Willadsen, O. (2018). The introduced terrestrial slugs Ambigolimax nyctelius (Bourguignat, 1861) and Ambigolimax valentianus (FĂ©russac, 1821) (Gastropoda: Limacidae) in California, with a discussion of taxonomy, systematics, and discovery by citizen science. <em>Journal of Natural History.</em> , available online at http:// https://doi.org/10.1080/00222933.2018.1536230. [details]   

new combination reference Rowson, B., Anderson, R., Turner, J.A. & Symondson, W.O.C. (2014). The slugs of Britain and Ireland: undetected and undescribed species iIncrease a well-studied, economically important fauna by more than 20%. <em>PLoS ONE 9(3): e91907. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0091907.</em>  [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 


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