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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia Linnaeus, 1767 
AphiaID: 137654

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterobranchia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnaspidea (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysiidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia depilans Gmelin, 1791 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysiidae Lamarck, 1809
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaplysia Linnaeus, 1767 (incorrect original spelling of Aplysia Linnaeus, 1767 (ICZN Opinion 200))
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1767). Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae. 12th ed. v. 1 (pt 2): 533-1327, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details] [full text]

status source ICZN 1954. Opinion 200. Validation, under the Plenary Powers, of the accumstomed usage of the generic names Tethys Linnaeus, 1767, and Aplysia Linnaeus, 1767 (Class Gastropoda). Opinions and declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature, 3: 241-265., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34653700 [details]

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia (Aplysia) Linnaeus, 1767
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia (Neaplysia) J. G. Cooper, 1863
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia (Phycophila) A. Adams, 1861
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia (Phycophila) euchlora (Gray, 1850)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia (Phycophila) adamsi Pilsbry, 1896 (taxon inquirendum)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia (Pruvotaplysia) Engel, 1936
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia (Tullia) Pruvot-Fol, 1933
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia (Varria) Eales, 1960
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia argus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia californica J. G. Cooper, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia cedrosensis Bartsch & Rehder, 1939
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia cervina (Dall & Simpson, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia cornigera G. B. Sowerby I, 1869
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia cronullae Eales, 1960
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia denisoni E. A. Smith, 1884
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia depilans Gmelin, 1791
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dura Eales, 1960
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia extraordinaria (Allan, 1932)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia gigantea G. B. Sowerby I, 1869
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia inca d'Orbigny, 1837
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia juliana Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia keraudreni Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia kurodai Baba, 1937
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia lineolata A. Adams & Reeve, 1850
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia maculata Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia morio (A. E. Verrill, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia nigra d'Orbigny, 1837
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia oculifera A. Adams & Reeve, 1850
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia parvula Mörch, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia rehderi Eales, 1960
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia reticulata Eales, 1960
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia reticulopoda Beeman, 1960
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia robertsi (Pilsbry, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia rudmani Bebbington, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia sagamiana Baba, 1949
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia sowerbyi Pilsbry, 1895
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia sydneyensis G. B. Sowerby I, 1869
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia tanzanensis Bebbington, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia vaccaria Winkler, 1955

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia vexans Bergh, 1905 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia euchlora Gray, 1850 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia (Phycophila) euchlora (Gray, 1850) (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia aequorea Heilprin, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia albopunctata Deshayes, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia allochroa Bergh, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia parvula Mörch, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia angasi G.B. Sowerby II, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia anguilla Sowerby G.B. II, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia parvula Mörch, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia annulifera Thiele, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia ascifera Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabrifera dolabrifera (Rang, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia atromarginata Bergh, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia parvula Mörch, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia australiana Clessin, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia parvula Mörch, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia benedicti Eliot, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia bourailli Risbec, 1951 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia brasiliana Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia brongniarti de Blainville, 1823 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllaplysia lafonti P. Fischer, 1872
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia brugnatelli van Beneden & Robb, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetalifera petalifera (Rang, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia brunnea Hutton, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia juliana Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia bursatella Rang, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBursatella leachii Blainville, 1817
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia cirrhifera Quoy & Gaimard, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBarnardaclesia cirrhifera (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia concava G.B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia parvula Mörch, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia cuvieri Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia depressa Cantraine, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetalifera petalifera (Rang, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dolabrifera Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabrifera dolabrifera (Rang, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia donca Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia morio (A. E. Verrill, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dumortieri Cantraine, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia ecaudata Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella auricularia (Lightfoot, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia ferussaci Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fimbriata Adams & Reeve, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia geographica (Adams & Reeve, 1850) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyphonota geographica (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia gigas Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella auricularia (Lightfoot, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia gracilis Eales, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia griffithsiana Leach, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia guttata Sars M., 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia hybrida Sowerby J., 1806 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia intermedia Farran, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia parvula Mörch, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia japonica Sowerby G.B. II, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia parvula Mörch, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia leporina Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia depilans Gmelin, 1791
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia lobata Bergh, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia parvula Mörch, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia lobiancoi Mazzarelli, 1890 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia longicauda Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylocheilus longicauda (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia longicornis Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia major Lankester, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia depilans Gmelin, 1791
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia marginata de Blainville, 1823 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia marmorata de Blainville, 1823 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia megaptera Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia melanopus Couch, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia depilans Gmelin, 1791
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia mustelina Pennant, 1812 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia neapolitana Delle Chiaje, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia nettiae Winkler, 1959 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia californica J. G. Cooper, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia nexa Thompson W., 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia nigromarginata Risso, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia norfolkensis G. B. Sowerby II, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia parvula Mörch, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia oahouensis Souleyet, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabrifera dolabrifera (Rang, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia ocellata d'Orbigny, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia odorata Risbec, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia operta Burne, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia petalifera Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetalifera petalifera (Rang, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia petersoni Gray J.E., 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia depilans Gmelin, 1791
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia piperata Smith E.A., 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyphonota geographica (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia pleii Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBursatella leachii pleii (Rang, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia poli Delle Chiaje, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia depilans Gmelin, 1791
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia poliana Delle Chiaje, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia depilans Gmelin, 1791
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia protea Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia pulmonica Gould, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia argus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia radiata Ehrenberg, 1831 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia radiata Crouch, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia rosea Rathke, 1799 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia saltator Forbes, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotarchus punctatus Philippi, 1836
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia sandvichensis Sowerby G.B. II, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia depilans Gmelin, 1791
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia schrammi Deshayes, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia scripta Bergh, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyphonota geographica (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia scutellata Ehrenberg, 1831 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia sibogae Bergh, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia juliana Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia sicula Swainson, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia stellata Risso, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia striata Quoy & Gaimard, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylocheilus striatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia teremidi Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella auricularia (Lightfoot, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia tigrina Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia tigrinella Gray, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia maculata Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia truncata Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella auricularia (Lightfoot, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia unguifera Rang, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetalifera petalifera (Rang, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia unicolor Risso, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia varians Leach, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia velifer Bergh, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia virescens Risso, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia vulgaris de Blainville, 1823 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia webbii van Beneden & Robb, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetalifera petalifera (Rang, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia willcoxi Heilprin, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia winneba Eales, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia woodi Bergh, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia depilans Gmelin, 1791
Environment marine
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpimolgus orientalis (Heegaard, 1962) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpimolgus pruvoti (Monod & Dollfus, 1932) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137654
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2010-10-12 15:33:09Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Aplysia Linnaeus, 1767. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137654 on 2014-10-01
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