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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElysia chlorotica Gould, 1870 
AphiaID: 160280

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 chlorotica (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElysia Risso, 1818
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElysia chlorotica Gould, 1870
Sources  basis of record Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 4148(1): 1-137., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoreastern emerald elysia  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Canada
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNova Scotia [details]
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConnecticut [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMassachusetts [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Jersey [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Carolina [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Carolina [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTexas [details]
Links 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 (41 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (92 nucleotides; 59 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
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 editorDimensions maximum size of 20 to 30 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), and Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway) Nova Scotia; USA: Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Florida; Florida: East Florida, West Florida; USA: Texas [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160280
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-31 07:34:34Z  created  Claus, Simon
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z  checked  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2015). Elysia chlorotica Gould, 1870. In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160280 on 2016-08-31
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