WoRMS taxon details

Melanochlamys maderensis (R. B. Watson, 1897)

181206  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:181206)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofDoridium maderense R. B. Watson, 1897) Watson R.B. (1897). On the marine Mollusca of Madeira; with descriptions of thirty-five new species, and an index-list of all the known sea-dwelling species of that island. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 26: 233-329, pl. 19, 20, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31882661
page(s): 237-238; pl. 19 fig. 7, 7a, 7b [details]   
Taxonomy CLEMAM lists Doridium/Melanochlamys seurati as a synonym of M. algirae based on advice from Dr Pasquale Micali and Dr...  
Taxonomy CLEMAM lists Doridium/Melanochlamys seurati as a synonym of M. algirae based on advice from Dr Pasquale Micali and Dr Danilo Scuderi. This synonymy is followed here, although it has never been formally published. This, in turn, makes M. maderensis [a recognized senior synonym of M. seurati] a synonym of M. algirae[details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Melanochlamys maderensis (Watson, 1897). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=181206 on 2018-05-21
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original description  (ofDoridium maderense R. B. Watson, 1897) Watson R.B. (1897). On the marine Mollusca of Madeira; with descriptions of thirty-five new species, and an index-list of all the known sea-dwelling species of that island. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 26: 233-329, pl. 19, 20, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31882661
page(s): 237-238; pl. 19 fig. 7, 7a, 7b [details]   

basis of record Ortea J.A. & Moro L. (1998). Nuevos datos sobre la familia Aglajidae Pilsbry, 1895 (Mollusca: Opisthobranchia: Cephalaspidea) en las Islas Canarias. Revista de la Academia Canaria de Ciencias 10(4): 101-107, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/44265039 [details]   

additional source Rol├ín E., 2005. Malacological Fauna From The Cape Verde Archipelago. Part 1, Polyplacophora and Gastropoda. (look up in IMIS[details]   

status source Zamora-Silva A. & Malaquias M.A.E. (2017). Molecular phylogeny of the Aglajidae head-shield sea slugs (Heterobranchia: Cephalaspidea): new evolutionary lineages revealed and proposal of a new classification. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. , available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/zoolinnean/zlx064/4584517 [details]   

basis of record  (ofAglaja maderensis (R. B. Watson, 1897)) 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  (ofDoridium maderense R. B. Watson, 1897) Malaquias M.A. (2004) The opisthobranch molluscs described by the Reverend Robert Boog Watson from the Madeira archipelago (Northeast Atlantic, Portugal). Journal of Conchology 38(3): 231-240. [details]   
 
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Taxonomy CLEMAM lists Doridium/Melanochlamys seurati as a synonym of M. algirae based on advice from Dr Pasquale Micali and Dr Danilo Scuderi. This synonymy is followed here, although it has never been formally published. This, in turn, makes M. maderensis [a recognized senior synonym of M. seurati] a synonym of M. algirae[details]