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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromodoris tennentana (Kelaart, 1859) 
AphiaID: 209593

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromodoris tennentana (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniobranchus tennentanus (Kelaart, 1859)
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.
page(s): 364 [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sea Slug Forum (via archive.org) 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Species up to 4 cm long, with central region orange brown, mottled with lighter and darker patches and dark purple spots surrounded by white rings. This central area is surrounded by an irregular cream band which contains bright yellow spots. The margin is purple. Habitat: diverse, among shallow coral reefs. Distribution: Tanzania, Chagos and Sri Lanka, possibly more widely distributed. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209593
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-09-02 09:02:48Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
1998-09-02 12:30:17Z  changed  Onyango, Eunice
2011-03-23 08:49:54Z  changed  Caballer, Manuel
2012-04-21 16:29:02Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Caballer, M. (2014). Chromodoris tennentana (Kelaart, 1859). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=209593 on 2014-12-29
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