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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromodoris annulata Eliot, 1904 
AphiaID: 209592

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 editorNudibranchia (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuctenidiacea (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoridacea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoridoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromodorididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromodoris (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniobranchus annulatus (Eliot, 1904)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromodoris Alder & Hancock, 1855
Sources  basis of record Rudman, W.B. (1987). The Chromodorididae (Ophistobranchia: Mollusca) of the Indo-West Pacific: Chromodoris epicura, C. aureopurpurea, C. annulata, C. coi and Risbecia tryoni colour groups. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 90 (3): 305-407. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpolka-dot chromodorid  [details]
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTurkish part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Coast of South Africa [details]
From other sources
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sea Slug Forum (via archive.org)  Note: Same photo as in Rudman (1987). 
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Turkish part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

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

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

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

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Israeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Considered to be a possible Lessepsian migrant (entered the Mediterranean through the Suez Canal from the Red Sea). [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Turkish part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Turkish part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals
Lessepsian migrant [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Turkish part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental with ballast water, sea water systems, live wells or other deck basins [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Israeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Turkish part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Lessepsian migrant [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription White body, up to 10 cm long, with raised, medium sized orange-yellow spots and two purple rings, with a deep purple edge to mantle. Gills and rhinophores white, edged with purple. Habitat: diverse, among shallow coral reefs. Distribution: E Africa coastline, Red Sea. N.B. similar to Risbecia pulchella (with numerous smaller orange spots, lacking the purple rings, and having a spatulata head; similar distribution pattern. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209592
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-11-12 07:24:15Z  created  Fondo, Esther
1998-09-22 10:53:32Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-02-16 07:38:42Z  changed  Caballer, Manuel
2012-02-16 12:27:57Z  changed  Caballer, Manuel
2012-04-21 16:29:02Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Caballer, M. (2014). Chromodoris annulata. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=209592 on 2014-08-28
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