WoRMS name details

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

209593  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209593)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Species up to 4 cm long, with central region...  
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]
Bouchet, P.; Caballer, M. (2012). Chromodoris tennentana (Kelaart, 1859). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=209593 on 2017-12-14

Date
action
by
1998-09-02 09:02:48Z
created
1998-09-02 12:30:17Z
changed
2011-03-23 08:49:54Z
changed
2012-04-21 16:29:02Z
changed

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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]   

additional source Debelius, H. & Kuiter, R.H. (2007) Nudibranchs of the world. ConchBooks, Frankfurt, 360 pp. ISBN: 978-3-939767-06-0
page(s): 151 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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]