WoRMS taxon details

Dendrodoris nigra (Stimpson, 1855)

139519  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:139519)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Description Up to 7 cm long. Black, sometimes with cream or white spots, the rhinophores with an elongated white knob at the tip. The...  
Description Up to 7 cm long. Black, sometimes with cream or white spots, the rhinophores with an elongated white knob at the tip. The edge of the mantle is frilly, the rest of the body very soft and slimy. Habitat: eulittoral zone under rocks and boulders on coral rubble, gravel, algal beds or shelly sand in sheltered bays. Distribution: W Indian Ocean, Red Sea to W Pacific Ocean; tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958). [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Dendrodoris nigra (Stimpson, 1855). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=139519 on 2018-05-21
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original description  (ofActinodoris australis Angas, 1864) Angas, G.F. (1864) Description d´espèces nouvelles appartenant à plusiurs genres de Mollusques Nudibranches des environs de Port-Jackson (Nouvelle-Galles du Sud), accompagnée de dessins faits d´après nature. Journal de Conchyliologie, series 3, 12: 43-70., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54459#page/51/mode/1up
page(s): 49, Plate 4, Figure 8 [details]   

original description  (ofDoris mariei Crosse, 1875) Crosse, H. (1875). Description de nudibranches inédits, provenant de la Nouvelle-Calédonie, avec le catalogue des espèces actuellement connues. Journal de Conchyliologie. 23: 305-322.
page(s): 307 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofDoris atroviridis 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 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofHexabranchus nebulosus 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 [details]   

basis of record Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

additional source Galil, B. (2007). Seeing Red: Alien species along the Mediterranean coast of Israel. Aquatic Invasions. 2(4): 281-312., available online at https://doi.org/10.3391/ai.2007.2.4.2 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Hirose M., Hirose E. & Kiyomoto M. (2015). Identification of five species of Dendrodoris (Mollusca: Nudibranchia) from Japan, using DNA barcode and larval characters. Marine Biodiversity. 45(4): 769-780. [details]   

additional source Yonow N. (2017). Results of the Rumphius Biohistorical Expedition to Ambon (1990). Part 16. The Nudibranchia - Dendronotina, Arminina, Aeolidina, and Doridina (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Heterobranchia). Archiv für Molluskenkunde. 146(1): 135-172. [details]   

additional source 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. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   

additional source Burn, R. F. (2006). A checklist and bibliography of the Opisthobranchia (Mollusca: Gastropoda) of Victoria and the Bass Strait area, south-eastern Australia. Museum Victoria Science Reports. 10:1–42., available online at http://researchdata.museum.vic.gov.au/marine/burn_2006.pdf [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Yonow N. (2012) Opisthobranchs from the western Indian Ocean, with descriptions of two new species and ten new records (Mollusca, Gastropoda). ZooKeys 197: 1–129. [22 May 2012], available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.197.1728 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoris debilis Pease, 1871) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoris sordida Pease, 1871) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoris rubrilineata Pease, 1871) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

additional source  (ofDoris atroviridis Kelaart, 1858) Alder, J.; Hancock, A. (1864). Notice of a collection of nudibranchiate Mollusca made in India by Walter Elliot Esq. with descriptions of several new genera and species. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London. 5: 113-147., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28909400
page(s): 129 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoris atroviridis Kelaart, 1858) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDendrodoris melaena Allan, 1932) Burn, R. F. (2006). A checklist and bibliography of the Opisthobranchia (Mollusca: Gastropoda) of Victoria and the Bass Strait area, south-eastern Australia. Museum Victoria Science Reports. 10:1–42., available online at http://researchdata.museum.vic.gov.au/marine/burn_2006.pdf [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDendrodoris melaena Allan, 1932) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofActinodoris australis Angas, 1864) Burn, R. F. (2006). A checklist and bibliography of the Opisthobranchia (Mollusca: Gastropoda) of Victoria and the Bass Strait area, south-eastern Australia. Museum Victoria Science Reports. 10:1–42., available online at http://researchdata.museum.vic.gov.au/marine/burn_2006.pdf [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofActinodoris australis Angas, 1864) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofHexabranchus nebulosus Pease, 1860) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoris mariei Crosse, 1875) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofGoniodoris montrouzieri Crosse, 1875) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoridopsis australiensis Abraham, 1877) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoriopsis nigra var. coerulea Bergh, 1880) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoriopsis nigra var. nigerrima Bergh, 1888) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoriopsis nigra var. brunnea Bergh, 1890) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoriopsis nigra var. luteopunctata Bergh, 1905) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoridopsis mollis Risbec, 1928) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDoridopsis macfarlandi Ostergaard, 1955) Brodie G.D., Willan R.C. & Collins J.D. (1997) Taxonomy and occurrence of Dendrodoris nigra and Dendrodoris fumata (Nudibranchia: Dendrodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific region. Journal of Molluscan Studies 63: 407-423. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofDoridopsis nigra (Stimpson, 1855)) Alder, J.; Hancock, A. (1864). Notice of a collection of nudibranchiate Mollusca made in India by Walter Elliot Esq. with descriptions of several new genera and species. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London. 5: 113-147., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28909400
page(s): 128-129, Plate 31, Figures 13-16 [details]   

basis of record  (ofDendrodoris montrouzieri (Crosse, 1875)) Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn., R. N. 2003. Marine molluscs of Vietnam. Annotations, voucher material, and species in need of verification Phuket Marine Biological Center Special Publication 28: 1-300. [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. BioInvasions Records. 1: 235-245., available online at http://easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Orr J. (1980). Annotated checklist of Hong Kong nudibranchs. In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the first International workshop on the malacofaunal of Hong Kong and Southern China. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. pp 109-117. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species vector dispersal in Israeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

From other sources
Description Up to 7 cm long. Black, sometimes with cream or white spots, the rhinophores with an elongated white knob at the tip. The edge of the mantle is frilly, the rest of the body very soft and slimy. Habitat: eulittoral zone under rocks and boulders on coral rubble, gravel, algal beds or shelly sand in sheltered bays. Distribution: W Indian Ocean, Red Sea to W Pacific Ocean; tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958). [details]
 

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Japanese ホンクロシタナシウミウシ  [details]