WoRMS taxon details

Elysia Risso, 1818

137928  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137928)

accepted
Genus
Actaeon Rang, 1829 (Not available from Oken, 1815)
Elysia (Elysiopterus) Pruvot-Fol, 1946 (unavailable name: no type species designated)
Elysiella Verrill, 1872 (Invalid: junior homonym of Elysiella Bergh, 1871)
Hydropsyche Kelaart, 1858 (Invalid: junior homonym of Hydropsyche Pictet, 1834 [Trichoptera])
Rhyzobranchus Cantraine, 1835 (Unavailable name: established in synonymy of Elysia)
Thridachia P. Fischer, 1883 (Unjustified emendation of Tridachia)
Species Elysia abei Baba, 1955
Species Elysia amakusana Baba, 1955
Species Elysia arena Carlson & Hoff, 1978
Species Elysia asbecki Wägele, Stemmer, Burghardt & Händeler, 2010
Species Elysia atroviridis Baba, 1955
Species Elysia australis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832)
Species Elysia babai Pruvot-Fol, 1946
Species Elysia bangtawaensis Swennen, 1998
Species Elysia bella (Pease, 1860)
Species Elysia bengalensis Swennen, 2011
Species Elysia bennettae Thompson, 1973
Species Elysia brycei (Jensen & Wells, 1990)
Species Elysia buonoi Krug, Vendetti & Valdés, 2016
Species Elysia canguzua Er. Marcus, 1955
Species Elysia catulus (Gould, 1870)
Species Elysia cauze Er. Marcus, 1957
Species Elysia chavelavargas Ortea, 2017
Species Elysia chilkensis Eliot, 1916
Species Elysia chlorotica Gould, 1870
Species Elysia christinae Krug, Vendetti & Valdés, 2016
Species Elysia coodgeensis (Angas, 1864)
Species Elysia cornigera Nuttall, 1989
Species Elysia crispata Mörch, 1863
Species Elysia deborahae Ortea, Caballer, Moro & Espinosa, 2005
Species Elysia degeneri Ostergaard, 1955
Species Elysia diomedea (Bergh, 1894)
Species Elysia ellenae Ortea, Espinosa & Caballer, 2013
Species Elysia entredosaguas Ortea & Bacallado, 2014
Species Elysia evelinae Er. Marcus, 1957
Species Elysia expansa (O'Donoghue, 1924)
Species Elysia faustula Bergh, 1871
Species Elysia filicauda K. R. Jensen & Wells, 1990
Species Elysia flava Verrill, 1901
Species Elysia flavipunctata Ichikawa, 1993
Species Elysia flavomacula K. R. Jensen, 1990
Species Elysia furvacauda Burn, 1958
Species Elysia grandifolia Kelaart, 1858
Species Elysia grandis Bergh, 1872
Species Elysia haingsisiana Bergh, 1905
Species Elysia hamanni Krug, Vendetti & Valdés, 2016
Species Elysia hamatanii Baba, 1957
Species Elysia hedgpethi Er. Marcus, 1961
Species Elysia hendersoni Eliot, 1899
Species Elysia hetta Perrone, 1990
Species Elysia hirasei Baba, 1955
Species Elysia japonica Eliot, 1913
Species Elysia jaramilloi Ortea, Moro & Bacallado, 2017
Species Elysia jibacoaensis Ortea, Moro, Caballer & Espinosa, 2011
Species Elysia kushimotoensis Baba, 1957
Species Elysia leucolegnote Jensen, 1990
Species Elysia lobata Gould, 1852
Species Elysia macnaei Marcus, 1982
Species Elysia manriquei Ortea & Moro, 2009
Species Elysia maoria Powell, 1937
Species Elysia marcusi (Ev. Marcus, 1972)
Species Elysia margaritae Fez, 1962
Species Elysia marginata (Pease, 1871)
Species Elysia mercieri (Pruvot-Fol, 1930)
Species Elysia minima Ichikawa, 1993
Species Elysia nealae Ostergaard, 1955
Species Elysia nigrocapitata Baba, 1957
Species Elysia nigropunctata (Pease, 1871)
Species Elysia nisbeti Thompson, 1977
Species Elysia obtusa Baba, 1938
Species Elysia oerstedii Mörch, 1859
Species Elysia orientalis Ortea, Moro, Caballer & Espinosa, 2011
Species Elysia ornata (Swainson, 1840)
Species Elysia papillosa A. E. Verrill, 1901
Species Elysia patagonica Munian & Ortea, 1997
Species Elysia patina Ev. Marcus, 1980
Species Elysia pawliki Krug, Vendetti & Valdés, 2016
Species Elysia pilosa Risbec, 1928
Species Elysia pratensis Ortea & Espinosa, 1996
Species Elysia punctata Kelaart, 1858
Species Elysia pusilla (Bergh, 1871)
Species Elysia rufescens (Pease, 1871)
Species Elysia serca Er. Marcus, 1955
Species Elysia siamensis Swennen, 1998
Species Elysia singaporensis Swennen, 2011
Species Elysia slimora Er. Marcus & Ev. Marcus, 1966
Species Elysia stylifera (Jensen, 1997)
Species Elysia subornata A. E. Verrill, 1901
Species Elysia sugashimae Baba, 1955
Species Elysia taino Krug, Vendetti & Valdés, 2016
Species Elysia thompsoni Jensen, 1993
Species Elysia timida (Risso, 1818)
Species Elysia tokarensis Baba, 1957
Species Elysia tomentosa K. Jensen, 1997
Species Elysia translucens Pruvot-Fol, 1957
Species Elysia trilobata Heller & Thompson, 1983
Species Elysia trisinuata Baba, 1949
Species Elysia velutinus Pruvot-Fol, 1947
Species Elysia verrucosa K. R. Jensen, 1985
Species Elysia viridis (Montagu, 1804)
Species Elysia vreelandae Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1970
Species Elysia yaeyamana Baba, 1936
Species Elysia zuleicae Ortea & Espinosa, 2002

Species Elysia fezi Vilella, 1968 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Elysia pruvotae Risbec, 1953 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Elysia chitwa Er. Marcus, 1955 (nomen dubium)
Species Elysia sarasuae Ortea, Moro, Caballer & Espinosa, 2011 (nomen dubium)
Species Elysia scops Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1967 (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Elysia (Elysiopterus) Pruvot-Fol, 1946 accepted as Elysia Risso, 1818 (unavailable name: no type species designated)
  » Species Elysia (Elysiopterus) verrilli Pruvot-Fol, 1946 accepted as Elysia velutinus Pruvot-Fol, 1947 (invalid: junior homonym of Elysia verrilli Thiele, 1931; E. velutinus and E. pruvotfolae are replacerment names)
Subgenus Elysia (Tridachia) accepted as Elysia Risso, 1818
Species Elysia annedupontae Ortea, Caballer, Moro & Espinosa, 2005 accepted as Elysia papillosa A. E. Verrill, 1901
Species Elysia bayeri Er. Marcus, 1965 accepted as Thuridilla bayeri (Er. Marcus, 1965) accepted as Thuridilla gracilis (Risbec, 1928) (original combination)
Species Elysia bedeckta MacFarland, 1966 accepted as Elysia hedgpethi Er. Marcus, 1961
Species Elysia clarki Pierce, Curtis, Massey, Bass, Karl & Finney, 2006 accepted as Elysia crispata Mörch, 1863
Species Elysia clena Er. Marcus & Ev. Marcus, 1970 accepted as Elysia serca Er. Marcus, 1955
Species Elysia cyanea Mamo in Caruana, 1867 accepted as Thuridilla hopei (Vérany, 1853) (synonym)
Species Elysia decorata Heller & Thompson, 1983 accepted as Thuridilla decorata (Heller & Thompson, 1983) (original combination)
Species Elysia duis Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1967 accepted as Thuridilla picta (A. E. Verrill, 1901)
Species Elysia eugeniae Ortea & Espinosa, 2002 accepted as Elysia canguzua Er. Marcus, 1955
Species Elysia fusca Philippi, 1844 accepted as Elysia viridis (Montagu, 1804) (synonym)
Species Elysia gordanae Thompson & Jaklin, 1988 accepted as Elysia margaritae Fez, 1962
Species Elysia gracilis Risbec, 1928 accepted as Thuridilla gracilis (Risbec, 1928) (original combination)
Species Elysia halimedae Macnae, 1954 accepted as Elysia pusilla (Bergh, 1871)
Species Elysia leeanneae Caballer, Ortea & Espinosa, 2013 accepted as Elysia zuleicae Ortea & Espinosa, 2002
Species Elysia livida Baba, 1955 accepted as Thuridilla livida (Baba, 1955) (original combination)
Species Elysia marmorata Cantraine, 1835 accepted as Elysia viridis (Montagu, 1804) (dubious synonym)
Species Elysia minuta Sars M., 1835 accepted as Elysia viridis (Montagu, 1804) (synonym)
Species Elysia moebii (Bergh, 1888) accepted as Thuridilla moebii (Bergh, 1888)
Species Elysia nigropuncta [sic] accepted as Elysia nigropunctata (Pease, 1871) (misspelling)
Species Elysia ocellata Pease, 1860 accepted as Plakobranchus ocellatus van Hasselt, 1824
Species Elysia pagenstecheri Marcus Ev., 1982 accepted as Elysia viridis (Montagu, 1804) (synonym)
Species Elysia picta A. E. Verrill, 1901 accepted as Thuridilla picta (A. E. Verrill, 1901)
Species Elysia pruvotfolae Er. Marcus, 1957 accepted as Elysia velutinus Pruvot-Fol, 1947
Species Elysia purchoni Thompson, 1977 accepted as Elysia canguzua Er. Marcus, 1955
Species Elysia ratna Er. Marcus, 1965 accepted as Thuridilla gracilis (Risbec, 1928)
Species Elysia schrammi Mörch, 1863 accepted as Elysia crispata Mörch, 1863
Species Elysia setoensis Hamatani, 1968 accepted as Elysia atroviridis Baba, 1955
Species Elysia splendida Grube, 1861 accepted as Thuridilla hopei (Vérany, 1853)
Species Elysia thysanopoda Bergh, 1905 accepted as Thuridilla thysanopoda (Bergh, 1905) (original combination)
Species Elysia tuca Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1967 accepted as Elysia velutinus Pruvot-Fol, 1947
Species Elysia vataae Risbec, 1928 accepted as Thuridilla vataae (Risbec, 1928) (original combination)
Species Elysia virgata (Bergh, 1888) accepted as Thuridilla virgata (Bergh, 1888)
Species Elysia zemi Krug, Vendetti & Valdés, 2016 accepted as Elysia cauze Er. Marcus, 1957
marine
Risso A. (1818). Mémoire sur quelques Gastropodes nouveaux, Nudibranches et Tectibranches observés dans la mer de Nice. Journal de Physique, de Chimie, d'Histoire Naturelle et des Arts. 87: 368-377., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6173832
page(s): 375 [details]   
Nomenclature The name Elysia was established in synonymy of Notarchus but it is available under ICZN Art. 11.6.1 because it was used as...  
Nomenclature The name Elysia was established in synonymy of Notarchus but it is available under ICZN Art. 11.6.1 because it was used as a valid name before 1960. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Elysia Risso, 1818. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137928 on 2018-08-16
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original description Risso A. (1818). Mémoire sur quelques Gastropodes nouveaux, Nudibranches et Tectibranches observés dans la mer de Nice. Journal de Physique, de Chimie, d'Histoire Naturelle et des Arts. 87: 368-377., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6173832
page(s): 375 [details]   

original description  (ofElysiobranchus Pruvot-Fol, 1930) Pruvot-Fol A. (1930) Diagnoses provisoires (incomplètes) des espèces nouvelles et liste provisoire des mollusques nudibranches recueillis par Mme A. Pruvot-Fol en Nouvelle Cadédonie (Ile de Pins). Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle ser. 2, 2: 229-233.
page(s): 230 [details]   

original description  (ofElysiella Verrill, 1872) Verrill, A. E. (1872). Brief contributions to zoölogy, from the Museum of Yale College. No. XX. Recent additions to the molluscan fauna of New England and the adjacent waters, with notes on other species. American Journal of Science and Arts. (3) 3 (15): 281-290; pl. 6-8., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36995471
page(s): 283-284 [details]   

original description  (ofPterogasteron Pease, 1860) Pease W.H. (1860). Descriptions of new species of Mollusca from the Sandwich Islands. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 28: 18-36, 141-148., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12866516
page(s): 35 [details]   

original description  (ofThallepus Swainson, 1840) Swainson W. (1840) A treatise on malacology or shells and shell-fish. London, Longman. viii + 419 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/33450
page(s): 250, 359 [details]   

original description  (ofAplysiopterus Delle Chiaje, 1830) Delle Chiaje S. (1823-1831). Memorie sulla storia e notomia degli animali senza vertebre del regno di Napoli. Napoli: Fratelli Fernandes (vol. 1), and Società Tipografica (vol. 2-4). Vol. 1, pp. i-xii, 1-84 [1823], pp. 1-184 [1824]; vol. 2, pp. [1-4] + 185-224 [1825], pp. 225-444 [1826]; vol. 3, pp. i-xx, pp. 1-232 [1828]; vol. 4, pp. i-vii [1831], 1-116 [1830], pp. 117-214 [1831]; pl. 1-4; pl. 1-69 [date?], pl. 70-109 [1830][dates according to Sherborn, 1922]., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.10021
page(s): vol. 4, p. 31 [details]   

original description  (ofHydropsyche Kelaart, 1858) Kelaart, E. F. (1858). Description of new and little known species of Ceylon nudibranchiate molluscs, and zoophytes. Journal of the Ceylon Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society. 3(1): 84-139., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/43940429
page(s): 107 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Jensen, K.R. (2007). Biogeography of the Sacoglossa (Mollusca, Opisthobranchia). Bonner Zoologische Beiträge. 55: 255–281. [details]   

basis of record Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofElysiella Bergh, 1871) Händeler K. & Wägele H. (2007) Preliminary study on molecular phylogeny of Sacoglossa and a compilation of their food organisms. Bonner Zoologische Beiträge 55: 231-254. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofElysiella Bergh, 1871) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

additional source  (ofElysiobranchus Pruvot-Fol, 1930) Jensen, K.R. (2007). Biogeography of the Sacoglossa (Mollusca, Opisthobranchia). Bonner Zoologische Beiträge. 55: 255–281. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofElysiobranchus Pruvot-Fol, 1930) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPattyclaya Ev. Marcus, 1982) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofTridachia Deshayes, 1857) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecholysia Ortea, Caballer, Moro & Espinosa, 2005) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofElysia (Elysiopterus) Pruvot-Fol, 1946) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofRhyzobranchus Cantraine, 1835) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPterogasteron Pease, 1860) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

subsequent type designation  (ofPterogasteron Pease, 1860) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1
note: type species designation [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofElysiella Verrill, 1872) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofHydropsyche Kelaart, 1858) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysiopterus Delle Chiaje, 1830) Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   
 
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Nomenclature The name Elysia was established in synonymy of Notarchus but it is available under ICZN Art. 11.6.1 because it was used as a valid name before 1960. [details]