WoRMS taxon details

Glaucus Forster, 1777

138033  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138033)

accepted
Genus
Dadone Gistel, 1848 (unnecessary substitute name for Glaucus Forster, 1777)
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Glaucus Forster, 1777. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138033 on 2018-08-21
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2012-08-20 09:03:32Z
changed

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taxonomy source Churchill C.K.C., Valdés Á. & Ó Foighil D. (2014). Molecular and morphological systematics of neustonic nudibranchs (Mollusca : Gastropoda : Glaucidae : Glaucus), with descriptions of three new cryptic species. Invertebrate Systematics. 28: 174–195., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/IS13038 [details]   

basis of record Valdés A. & Campillo O.A. (2004) Systematics of pelagic aeolid nudibranchs of the family Glaucidae (Mollusca, Gastropoda). Bulletin of Marine Science 75(3): 381–389., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/2004/00000075/00000003/art00003 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofGlaucilla Bergh, 1861) Valdés A. & Campillo O.A. (2004) Systematics of pelagic aeolid nudibranchs of the family Glaucidae (Mollusca, Gastropoda). Bulletin of Marine Science 75(3): 381–389., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/2004/00000075/00000003/art00003 [details]   
 
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