WoRMS taxon details

Tethys Linnaeus, 1767

138548  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138548)

accepted
Genus
Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767 (type by subsequent designation)
Fimbria O'Donoghue, 1926 (invalid: junior homonym of Fimbria Megerle, 1811.)
Species Tethys dominguensis Pruvot-Fol, 1954
Species Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767
Species Tethys occidentalis (Odhner, 1936)

Species Tethys elegans W. H. Turton, 1932 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Tethys modesta Thiele, 1910 (taxon inquirendum)

Subgenus Tethys (Aplysia) accepted as Aplysia Linnaeus, 1767
Species Tethys capensis O'Donoghue, 1929 accepted as Aplysia juliana Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Species Tethys cornigera Macri, 1816 accepted as Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767 (synonym)
Species Tethys extraordinaria Allan, 1932 accepted as Aplysia extraordinaria (Allan, 1932) (original combination)
Species Tethys fimbriata accepted as Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767 (misspelling)
Species Tethys floridensis Pilsbry, 1895 accepted as Aplysia fasciata Poiret, 1789
Species Tethys hirasei Baba, 1936 accepted as Aplysia oculifera A. Adams & Reeve, 1850
Species Tethys leporina Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767 (ICZN opinion 200: suppressed under the plenary powers for the purposes of the principle of Priority only)
Species Tethys maculata (Rang, 1828) accepted as Aplysia maculata Rang, 1828 (superseded combination)
Species Tethys panamensis Pilsbry, 1895 accepted as Aplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828
Species Tethys parthenopeia Macri, 1816 accepted as Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767 (synonym)
Species Tethys peasei Tryon, 1895 accepted as Aplysia peasei (Tryon, 1895)
Species Tethys polyphylla Macri, 1816 accepted as Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767 (synonym)
Species Tethys robertsi Pilsbry, 1895 accepted as Aplysia robertsi (Pilsbry, 1895) (original combination)
marine
Linnaeus, C. (1767). <i>Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis.</i> Ed. 12. 1., <i>Regnum Animale. 1 & 2</i>. Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. <em>Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii.</em> pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Tethys Linnaeus, 1767. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138548 on 2020-07-14
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1767). <i>Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis.</i> Ed. 12. 1., <i>Regnum Animale. 1 & 2</i>. Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. <em>Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii.</em> pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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