WoRMS name details

Phyllidia arabica Ehrenberg, 1831

212834  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212834)

 unaccepted
Species
marine
Description Solid, rubbery, tuberculate body, up to 10 cm long. Ground colour black, white tubercles with bright orange tips occur in...  
Description Solid, rubbery, tuberculate body, up to 10 cm long. Ground colour black, white tubercles with bright orange tips occur in three longitudinal rows down centre of body, and in transverse rows all around body edge. A broken, black line is present on sole of foot. Oral tentacles tinged orange. Habitat: diverse, among shallow coral reefs. Distribution: Indian Ocean. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Phyllidia arabica Ehrenberg, 1831. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212834 on 2018-05-27
Date
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1998-09-02 09:02:48Z
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1998-09-02 12:30:17Z
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2010-11-01 17:58:10Z
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2010-11-02 20:42:17Z
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basis of record Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source McDonald, G. R. (2009). Nudibranch Systematic Index, second edition. University of California Santa Cruz: Institute of Marine Sciences., available online at http://escholarship.org/uc/item/93c42364 [details]   

source of synonymy Brunckhorst D.J. (1993) The systematics and phylogeny of phyllidiid nudibranchs (Doridoidea). Records of the Australian Museum suppl. 16: 1-108. [details]   
From other sources
Description Solid, rubbery, tuberculate body, up to 10 cm long. Ground colour black, white tubercles with bright orange tips occur in three longitudinal rows down centre of body, and in transverse rows all around body edge. A broken, black line is present on sole of foot. Oral tentacles tinged orange. Habitat: diverse, among shallow coral reefs. Distribution: Indian Ocean. [details]