WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella auricularia (Lightfoot, 1786)

208629

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208629

accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A large bulky sea hare, notable by its...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A large bulky sea hare, notable by its trancated, flattened and sloping posterior, up to 20 cm long. Body colour is variable, in shades of green and brown, and the body is often covered in papillae, giving the animals a prickly or shaggy appearance. Habitat: shallow water and eulittoral, under and around large stones and boulders on sand. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997) [details]
Rosenberg, G.; Bouchet, P. (2012). Dolabella auricularia (Lightfoot, 1786). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208629 on 2017-11-19

Date
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1997-03-27 14:11:34Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2011-04-12 18:06:51Z
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2012-07-04 18:46:28Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella cheni Sun, 1960) Sun W.K.C. (1960) A small collection of Opisthobranchia from the Pescadores and Liu Chiu Lsland with description of a new species Dolabella cheni. Biological Bulletin, Department of Biology College of Science, Tunghai University 2(2): 95-106. , available online at http://thuir.thu.edu.tw/retrieve/16913/V.2+n.2%2895-106%29.pdf
page(s): 96-106 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia hasselti Férussac in Rang, 1828) Rang S. (1828). Histoire Naturelle des Aplysiens. * Paris, Firmin Didot 83 pp., 24 pl.: , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/51843#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 49 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella rumphii var. maculosa Bergh, 1905) Bergh R. (1905). Die Opisthobranchiata der Siboga-expedition. Siboga-Expeditie. 50: 1-248, pls 1-20., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/42940#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 18, pl. 3 fig. 1, pl. 8 figs 8-9 [details]   

basis of record Bebbington, A., 1977. Aplysiid species from eastern Australia with notes on the Pacific Ocean Aplysiomorpha (Gastropoda, Opistobranchia). Trans. Zool. Soc. Lond. 34 1: 87-147. [details]   

additional source Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 133 [details]   

additional source Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

additional source Drivas, J.; Jay, M. (1987). Coquillages de La Réunion et de l'Île Maurice. Collection Les Beautés de la Nature. Delachaux et Niestlé: Neuchâtel. ISBN 2-603-00654-1. 159 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Branch, G.M. et al. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella scapula O'Donoghue, 1929) Dautzenberg, Ph. (1929). Contribution à l'étude de la faune de Madagascar: Mollusca marina testacea. Faune des colonies françaises, III(fasc. 4). Société d'Editions géographiques, maritimes et coloniales: Paris. 321-636, plates IV-VII pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella scapula O'Donoghue, 1929) 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 editorDolabella scapula O'Donoghue, 1929) Engel, H. (1942). The genus Dolabella. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden, 24, 197-239. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella scapula O'Donoghue, 1929) Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella gigas (Rang, 1828)) Vine, P. (1986). Red Sea Invertebrates. Immel Publishing, London. 224 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella gigas (Rang, 1828)) Bebbington A. (1974) Aplysiid species from East Africa with notes on the Indian Ocean Aplysiomorpha (Gastropoda: Opisthobranchia). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 54(1): 63-99. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella gigas (Rang, 1828)) Yonow N. (2012) Opisthobranchs from the western Indian Ocean, with descriptions of two new species and ten new records (Mollusca, Gastropoda). ZooKeys 197: 1–129. [22 May 2012], available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.197.1728 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella gigas (Rang, 1828)) Engel, H. (1942). The genus Dolabella. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden, 24, 197-239. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella rumphii Blainville, 1819) Bergh R. (1905). Die Opisthobranchiata der Siboga-expedition. Siboga-Expeditie. 50: 1-248, pls 1-20., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/42940#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella rumphii Blainville, 1819) Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatella scapula Martyn, 1786) Dautzenberg, Ph. (1929). Contribution à l'étude de la faune de Madagascar: Mollusca marina testacea. Faune des colonies françaises, III(fasc. 4). Société d'Editions géographiques, maritimes et coloniales: Paris. 321-636, plates IV-VII pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella cheni Sun, 1960) Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella ecaudata (Rang, 1828)) 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 editorDolabella ecaudata (Rang, 1828)) Engel, H. (1942). The genus Dolabella. Zoologische Mededelingen, Leiden, 24, 197-239. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia ecaudata Rang, 1828) Yonow N. (2012) Opisthobranchs from the western Indian Ocean, with descriptions of two new species and ten new records (Mollusca, Gastropoda). ZooKeys 197: 1–129. [22 May 2012], available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.197.1728 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia ecaudata Rang, 1828) Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia truncata Rang, 1828) Yonow N. (2012) Opisthobranchs from the western Indian Ocean, with descriptions of two new species and ten new records (Mollusca, Gastropoda). ZooKeys 197: 1–129. [22 May 2012], available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.197.1728 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia truncata Rang, 1828) Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia teremidi Rang, 1828) Yonow N. (2012) Opisthobranchs from the western Indian Ocean, with descriptions of two new species and ten new records (Mollusca, Gastropoda). ZooKeys 197: 1–129. [22 May 2012], available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.197.1728 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia teremidi Rang, 1828) Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia gigas Rang, 1828) Yonow N. (2012) Opisthobranchs from the western Indian Ocean, with descriptions of two new species and ten new records (Mollusca, Gastropoda). ZooKeys 197: 1–129. [22 May 2012], available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.197.1728 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia gigas Rang, 1828) Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella callosa Lamarck, 1801) Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella variegata Pease, 1860) Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella andersoni Allan, 1941) Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolabella hasselti Férussac in Rang, 1828) Nimbs M.J., Willan R.C. & Smith S.D.A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   
 
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A large bulky sea hare, notable by its trancated, flattened and sloping posterior, up to 20 cm long. Body colour is variable, in shades of green and brown, and the body is often covered in papillae, giving the animals a prickly or shaggy appearance. Habitat: shallow water and eulittoral, under and around large stones and boulders on sand. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling spelled D. auricularis in Vine,1986 . [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthessius dolabellae Humes & Ho, 1965 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwedge sea hare  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorタツナミガイ  [details]