WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBerthellina citrina (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828)

140815

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(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleurobranchus citrinus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828) Rüppell E. & Leuckart F.S. (1828-1830). Mollusca [in] Atlas zu des Reise im Nordlichen Afrika von Eduard Rüppell. 1. Abth. Zoologie. 5. Neue wirbellose Thiere des Rothen Meers. Frankfurt, H.L. Brönner pp. 1-22, pl. 1-12 [1828], pp. 23-47 [probably 1830], available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/114235#page/349/mode/1up
page(s): 18-20, Plate 5, Figures 1 a-c [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Usage of this name in the context of European...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Usage of this name in the context of European seas refer to Berthellina edwardsii (Vayssière, 1896), see Cervera et al. (2004): 66-67 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Soft oval body, up to 7cm long, which has a...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Soft oval body, up to 7cm long, which has a trapezoidal flap at the front and is translucent orange or yellow. Habitat: often found in pairs under rocks, boulders and dead coral heads in the eulittoral and sublittoral. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. N.B. skin secretions are acidic, and successfully deter predators. [details]
Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2010). Berthellina citrina (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140815 on 2017-11-19

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleurobranchus citrinus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1828) Rüppell E. & Leuckart F.S. (1828-1830). Mollusca [in] Atlas zu des Reise im Nordlichen Afrika von Eduard Rüppell. 1. Abth. Zoologie. 5. Neue wirbellose Thiere des Rothen Meers. Frankfurt, H.L. Brönner pp. 1-22, pl. 1-12 [1828], pp. 23-47 [probably 1830], available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/114235#page/349/mode/1up
page(s): 18-20, Plate 5, Figures 1 a-c [details]   

basis of record Moustafa A.Y., Golestani H. & Valdés Á. (2016). A review of the genus Berthellina (Mollusca: Heterobranchia: Pleurobranchidae) in the Red Sea based on molecular and anatomical data. Marine Biodiversity. DOI 10.1007/s12526-016-0558-2. [details]   

additional source Howson, C. M.; Picton, B. E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 Branch, G.M. et al. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Usage of this name in the context of European seas refer to Berthellina edwardsii (Vayssière, 1896), see Cervera et al. (2004): 66-67 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Soft oval body, up to 7cm long, which has a trapezoidal flap at the front and is translucent orange or yellow. Habitat: often found in pairs under rocks, boulders and dead coral heads in the eulittoral and sublittoral. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. N.B. skin secretions are acidic, and successfully deter predators. [details]
 

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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlemon pleurobranch  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorホウズキフシエラガイ  [details]