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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFacelina bostoniensis (Couthouy, 1838) 
AphiaID: 139908

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 editorNudibranchia (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDexiarchia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAeolidida (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAeolidioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFacelinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFacelina (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFacelina Alder & Hancock, 1855
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAeolis gigas Costa A., 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEolidia jani Vérany, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEolidia panizzai Vérany, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEolis bostoniensis Couthouy, 1838
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEolis curta Alder & Hancock, 1843 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEolis drummondi Thompson W., 1844 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEolis tenuibranchialis Alder & Hancock, 1845 (synonym)
Sources  original description Couthouy J. P. (1838). Descriptions of new species of Mollusca and shells, and remarks on several Polypii, found in Massachussets Bay. Boston Journal of Natural History 2 (1): 53-111, pl. 1-3 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrede ringsprietslak  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfacelinaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBoston facelina  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfacéline  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDrummonds Fadenschnecke  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Norway
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorway [details]
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMassachusetts [details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Wadden Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWadden Sea [details]
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (17 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 (3 nucleotides; 1 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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), and the Western slope of Newfoundland, including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50m in the area southwest of Newfoundland, Cobscook Bay to Connecticut, New Jersey [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:139908
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Facelina bostoniensis (Couthouy, 1838). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=139908 on 2014-09-01
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