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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828 
AphiaID: 138753

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVarria Eales, 1960
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia Linnaeus, 1767
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia aequorea Heilprin, 1888
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia angasi G.B. Sowerby II, 1869
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia annulifera Thiele, 1930
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia benedicti Eliot, 1899
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia bourailli Risbec, 1951
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fimbriata Adams & Reeve, 1850
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia megaptera Verrill, 1900
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia ocellata d'Orbigny, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia odorata Risbec, 1928
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia operta Burne, 1906
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia protea Rang, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia radiata Ehrenberg, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia schrammi Deshayes, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia scutellata Ehrenberg, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia tigrina Rang, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia velifer Bergh, 1905
Sources  original description Rang S. (1828). Histoire Naturelle des Aplysiens. * Paris, Firmin Didot 83 pp., 24 pl.:  [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Adriatic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAdriatic Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Italy
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorItaly (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMaltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Coast of South Africa [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Coast of South Africa [details]
From other sources
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [details]
Cape Verde
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAruba [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBonaire [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuraçao [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Panama
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanama [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthessius varidens Stock, Humes & Gooding, 1963 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (16 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (64 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (17 nucleotides; 39 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sea Slug Forum (via archive.org) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A beautifully patterned sea hare, up to 40cm long, with body shades of green, brown, and cream. Surface with black rings of varying sizes connected by a network of black lines and punctuated by cream spots. Habitat: sheltered eulittoral and shallow sublittoral.  [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Rare [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Adriatic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Italy (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Israeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species population trend in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Stable [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Italy (Nation) : Range expansion [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Unknown [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Adriatic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Unclear
origin & vector transport unclear (Rudman, 2005) but may have been transported to Montenegro by local ocean currents (Marini et al. 2010) [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Italy (Nation) : Shipping [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138753
Taxonomic
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Aplysia dactylomela Rang, 1828. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138753 on 2014-10-31
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