WoRMS taxon details

Embletoniidae Pruvot-Fol, 1954

153452  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153452)

Genus Embletonia Alder & Hancock, 1851

Genus Embletoniella Baba, 1967 accepted as Embletonia Alder & Hancock, 1851
Genus Pterochilus Alder & Hancock, 1844 accepted as Embletonia Alder & Hancock, 1851 (Invalid: placed on the Official Index by ICZN Opinion 782)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Embletoniidae Pruvot-Fol, 1954. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=153452 on 2018-12-17
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basis of record Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2005). Classification and nomenclator of gastropod families. <i>Malacologia</i>. 47(1-2): 1-397 ISBN 3-925919-72-4. [details]   

additional source Edmunds, M. (2015). Opisthobranchiate Mollusca from Ghana: Flabellinidae, Piseinotecidae, Eubranchidae & Embletoniidae. <em>Journal of Conchology.</em> 42(2): 105-124. [details]   

status source Goodheart, J. A.; Bleidißel, S.; Schillo, D.; Strong, E. E.; Ayres, D. L.; Preisfeld, A.; Collins, A. G.; Cummings, M. P.; Wägele, H. (2018). Comparative morphology and evolution of the cnidosac in Cladobranchia (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia: Nudibranchia). <em>Frontiers in Zoology.</em> 15: 43., available online at https://doi.org/10.1186/s12983-018-0289-2 [details]   

status source Miller, M. C.; Willan, R. C. (1991). Redescription of <i>Embletonia gracile</i> Risbec, (Nudibranchia: Embletoniidae): relocation to suborder Dendronotacea with taxonomic and phylogenetic implications. <em>Journal of Molluscan Studies.</em> 58: 1-12. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Classification placed in Dendronotida by Miller & Willan (1991), otherwise traditionnally placed close to Tergipedidae. [details]