WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEmbletonia pulchra (Alder & Hancock, 1844)

141638  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141638)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterochilus pulcher Alder & Hancock, 1844) Alder, J.; Hancock, A. (1844). Descriptions of Pterochilus, a new genus of nudibranchiate Mollusca, and two new species of Doris. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 14: 329-331., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2331606 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution E. pulchra is reported by Maitland, 1897 and...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution E. pulchra is reported by Maitland, 1897 and Vonck, 1933. The appearance of E. pulchra at the belgian coast had to be confirmed. [details]
Gofas, S. (2004). Embletonia pulchra (Alder & Hancock, 1844). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141638 on 2017-12-18

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEmbletonia faurei Labbé, 1923) Labbé A (1923). Description sommaire de cinq espèces d'Eolidiens trouvées à la station du Croisic. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France , 48(4-5): 265-268., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k5443764b/f304
page(s): 267 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterochilus pulcher Alder & Hancock, 1844) Alder, J.; Hancock, A. (1844). Descriptions of Pterochilus, a new genus of nudibranchiate Mollusca, and two new species of Doris. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 14: 329-331., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2331606 [details]   

basis of record 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 Edmunds, M. (2015). Opisthobranchiate Mollusca from Ghana: Flabellinidae, Piseinotecidae, Eubranchidae & Embletoniidae. Journal of Conchology. 42(2): 105-124. [details]   

additional source Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEmbletonia faurei Labbé, 1923) Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEmbletonia faurei Labbé, 1923) Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (HKRMS) Jensen KR. (1998). Zoogeographic affinities of Hong Kong Opisthobranchia (Mollusca: Gastropoda). In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the Third International Conference on the Marine Biology of the South China Sea, The Marine Biology of the South China Sea.Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. pp 43-55.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution E. pulchra is reported by Maitland, 1897 and Vonck, 1933. The appearance of E. pulchra at the belgian coast had to be confirmed. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublication date In the ITIS database is the date of publication of Embletonia pulchra 1944 and not 1844. [details]
 

Feeding Type
omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]