WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)

181237 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:181237)
accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibaea viridis Kelaart, 1858) Kelaart, E. F. (1858). Descriptions of new and little known species of Ceylon nudibranchiate molluscs, and zoophytes. Journal of the Ceylon Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society. 3(1): 84-139., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/43940429 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Caballer, M.; Gofas, S. (2013). Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=181237 on 2017-11-25

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe fimbriata Alder & Hancock, 1864) Alder, J.; Hancock, A. (1864). Notice of a collection of nudibranchiate Mollusca made in India by Walter Elliot Esq. with descriptions of several new genera and species. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London. 5: 113-147., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28909400
page(s): 138-139, Plate 33, Figures 6-7 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibaea viridis Kelaart, 1858) Kelaart, E. F. (1858). Descriptions of new and little known species of Ceylon nudibranchiate molluscs, and zoophytes. Journal of the Ceylon Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society. 3(1): 84-139., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/43940429 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeliboea viridis Kelaart, 1858) Kelaart, E. F. (1858). Descriptions of new and little known species of Ceylon nudibranchiate molluscs, and zoophytes. Journal of the Ceylon Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society. 3(1): 84-139., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/43940429 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Occhipinti-Ambrogi, A.; Marchini, A.; Cantone, G.; Castelli, A.; Chimenz, C.; Cormaci, M.; Froglia, C.; Furnari, G.; Gambi, M. C.; Giaccone, G.; Giangrande, A.; Gravili, C.; Mastrototaro, F.; Mazziotti, C.; Orsi-Relini, L.; Piraino, S. (2010). Alien species along the Italian coasts: an overview. Biological Invasions. 13(1): 215-237., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-010-9803-y [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Zenetos, A.; Gofas, S.; Verlaque, M.; Cinar, M.; Garcia Raso, J.; Bianchi, C.; Morri, C.; Azzurro, E.; Bilecenoglu, M.; Froglia, C.; Siokou, I.; Violanti, D.; Sfriso, A.; San Martin, G.; Giangrande, A.; Katagan, T.; Ballesteros, E.; Ramos-Espla, A.; Mastrototaro, F.; Ocana, O.; Zingone, A.; Gambi, M.; Streftaris, N. (2010). Alien species in the Mediterranean Sea by 2010. A contribution to the application of European Union’s Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD). Part I. Spatial distribution. Mediterranean Marine Science. 11(2): 381-493., available online at https://doi.org/10.12681/mms.87 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

identification resource Gosliner T.M., Behrens D.W. & Valdés A. (2008) Indo-Pacific nudibranchs and sea slugs. Sea Challengers Natural History Books and California Academy of Sciences. 426 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe vexillifera Bergh, 1880) MacNae, W. & M. Kalk (eds). (1958). A natural history of Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Witwatersrand Univ. Press, Johannesburg. I-iv, 163 pp. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe vexillifera Bergh, 1880) Gosliner, T. M.; Smith, V. G. (2003). Systematic review and phylogenetic analysis of the nudibranch genus Melibe (Opisthobranchia: Dendronotacea) with descriptions of three new species. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences. 4(54): 302-356., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/scipubs/pdfs/v54/proccas_v54_n18.pdf [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe japonica Eliot, 1913) Gosliner, T. M.; Smith, V. G. (2003). Systematic review and phylogenetic analysis of the nudibranch genus Melibe (Opisthobranchia: Dendronotacea) with descriptions of three new species. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences. 4(54): 302-356., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/scipubs/pdfs/v54/proccas_v54_n18.pdf [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe japonica Eliot, 1913) Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe japonica Eliot, 1913) Gosliner T.M. (1987) Review of the nudibranch genus Melibe (Opisthobranchia: Dendronotacea) with descriptions of two new species. The Veliger 29(4): 400-414. [1 April 1987] [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe mirifica (Allan, 1932)) Gosliner T.M. (1987) Review of the nudibranch genus Melibe (Opisthobranchia: Dendronotacea) with descriptions of two new species. The Veliger 29(4): 400-414. [1 April 1987] [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe rangi Bergh, 1875) Gosliner T.M. (1987) Review of the nudibranch genus Melibe (Opisthobranchia: Dendronotacea) with descriptions of two new species. The Veliger 29(4): 400-414. [1 April 1987] [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe rangi Bergh, 1875) Gosliner, T. M.; Pola, M. (2012). Diversification of filter-feeding nudibranchs: two remarkable new species ofMelibe(Opisthobranchia: Tethyiidae) from the tropical western Pacific. Systematics and Biodiversity. 10(3): 333-349., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/14772000.2012.717551 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPropemelibe mirifica Allan, 1932) Gosliner, T. M.; Smith, V. G. (2003). Systematic review and phylogenetic analysis of the nudibranch genus Melibe (Opisthobranchia: Dendronotacea) with descriptions of three new species. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences. 4(54): 302-356., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/scipubs/pdfs/v54/proccas_v54_n18.pdf [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeliboea viridis Kelaart, 1858) 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 editorMelibe fimbriata Alder & Hancock, 1864) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe fimbriata Alder & Hancock, 1864) Streftaris, N.; Zenetos, A.; Papathanassiou, E. (2005). Globalisation in marine ecosystems: the story of non-indigenous marine species across European seas. Oceanogr. Mar. Biol. Ann. Rev. 43: 419-453. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe fimbriata Alder & Hancock, 1864) Zenetos, A., M.E. Çinar, M.A. Pancucci-Papadopoulou, J.G. Harmelin, G. Furnari, F. Andaloro, N. Bellou, N. Streftaris & H. Zibrowius. (2005). Annotated list of marine alien species in the Mediterranean with records of the worst invasive species. Mediterranean Marine Science 6(2):63-118. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe fimbriata Alder & Hancock, 1864) Gosliner, T. M.; Smith, V. G. (2003). Systematic review and phylogenetic analysis of the nudibranch genus Melibe (Opisthobranchia: Dendronotacea) with descriptions of three new species. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences. 4(54): 302-356., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/scipubs/pdfs/v54/proccas_v54_n18.pdf [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe fimbriata Alder & Hancock, 1864) Gosliner T.M. (1987) Review of the nudibranch genus Melibe (Opisthobranchia: Dendronotacea) with descriptions of two new species. The Veliger 29(4): 400-414. [1 April 1987] [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe fimbriata Alder & Hancock, 1864) Espinoza E., DuPont A. & Valdés Á. (2013) A tropical Atlantic species of Melibe Rang, 1829 (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Tethyiidae). ZooKeys 316: 55-66., available online at http://www.pensoft.net/journals/zookeys/article/5452/abstract/a-tropical-atlantic-species-of-melibe-rang-1829-mollusca-nudibranchia-tethyiidae-
page(s): 56 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Rare [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Rare [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species population trend in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Increasing [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species population trend in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Increasing [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Greece (Nation) : First record of occurrence in the Mediterranean [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Greece (Nation) : Shipping [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Natural dispersal
either those in Tunisia or those on the eastern coast of Sicily, or from as yet unreported populations closer to the Maltese Islands. [details]