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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElysia ornata (Swainson, 1840) 
AphiaID: 139682

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 editorSacoglossa (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlakobranchacea (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlakobranchoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlakobranchidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElysia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElysia ornata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElysia Risso, 1818
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElysia marginata (Pease, 1871)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterogasteron marginatus Pease, 1871
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThallepus ornatus Swainson, 1840
Sources  basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [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]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [details]
Host of  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEndozoicomonas elysicola Kurahashi & Yokota, 2007 (unknown)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (14 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 (42 nucleotides; 25 proteins) 
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 ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Pale or olive green body, up to 5 cm long, with black and white speckles and a black and orange edging to the parapodia, usually repeated at the tips of the rhinophores, sometimes separated by a white line. Feeds on the green algae Bryopsis. Habitat: rock pools and shallow sublittoral where green algae occur. Distribution: pantropical; tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:139682
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Elysia ornata (Swainson, 1840). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=139682 on 2014-12-27
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