WoRMS taxon details

Glossodoris cincta (Bergh, 1888)

214506  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214506)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Body is lumpy, fleshy and oval, up to 6 cm long. The mantle is dull, reddish-pink with irregular white patches, which are...  
Description Body is lumpy, fleshy and oval, up to 6 cm long. The mantle is dull, reddish-pink with irregular white patches, which are more sparse along the midline. There is a broad, dirty-yellow band along the edge of the mantle outlined by a narrow, blue or black line. Habitat: diverse, eulittoral, among shallow coral reefs. Distribution: W Indian Ocean, Red Sea to W Pacific Ocean. N.B. allied species G. pumbea. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Glossodoris cincta (Bergh, 1888). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214506 on 2018-06-18
Date
action
by
1998-09-02 09:02:48Z
created
1998-09-02 12:30:17Z
changed
2011-02-17 14:16:23Z
changed
2011-02-25 08:19:09Z
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additional source Gosliner, T. M.; Behrens, D. W.; Valdés, Á. (2008). Indo-Pacific Nudibranchs and seaslugs. A field guide to the world's most diverse fauna. Sea Challengers Natural History Books, Washington. 426, pp.
page(s): 236 [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): 195 [details]   

additional source Rudman, W. B. (1986). The Chromodorididae (Ophistobranchia: Mollusca) of the Indo-West Pacific: the genus Glossodoris Ehrenbergh (= Casella, H. & A. Adams). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 86: 101-184.
page(s): 149 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rudman, W. B.; Darvell, B. W. (1990). Opisthobranch molluscs of Hong Kong: Part 1. Goniodorididae, Onchidorididae, Triophidae, Gymnodorididae, Chromodorididae (Nudibranchia). Asian Marine Biology. 7: 31-79.
page(s): 66 [details]   

additional source Rudman, W. B. (1990). The Chromodorididae (Opisthobranchia: Mollusca) of the Indo-West Pacific: further species of Glossodoris, Thorunna and the Chromodoris aureomarginata colour group. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 100: 263-326.
page(s): 272 [details]   

additional source 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] 

additional source Johnson R.F. & Gosliner T.M. (2012) Traditional taxonomic groupings mask evolutionary history: A molecular phylogeny and new classification of the chromodorid nudibranchs. PLoS ONE 7(4): e33479., available online at http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0033479 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofCasella cincta Bergh, 1888) Rudman, W. B. (1986). The Chromodorididae (Ophistobranchia: Mollusca) of the Indo-West Pacific: the genus Glossodoris Ehrenbergh (= Casella, H. & A. Adams). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 86: 101-184.
page(s): 149 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofCasella cincta Bergh, 1888) Rudman, W. B.; Darvell, B. W. (1990). Opisthobranch molluscs of Hong Kong: Part 1. Goniodorididae, Onchidorididae, Triophidae, Gymnodorididae, Chromodorididae (Nudibranchia). Asian Marine Biology. 7: 31-79.
page(s): 66 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofCasella foxi O'Donoghue, 1929) Rudman, W. B. (1986). The Chromodorididae (Ophistobranchia: Mollusca) of the Indo-West Pacific: the genus Glossodoris Ehrenbergh (= Casella, H. & A. Adams). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 86: 101-184.
page(s): 149, 158 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofCasella foxi O'Donoghue, 1929) Rudman, W. B.; Darvell, B. W. (1990). Opisthobranch molluscs of Hong Kong: Part 1. Goniodorididae, Onchidorididae, Triophidae, Gymnodorididae, Chromodorididae (Nudibranchia). Asian Marine Biology. 7: 31-79.
page(s): 66 [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Jensen KR. (1998). Zoogeographic affinities of Hong Kong Opisthobranchia (Mollusca: Gastropoda). In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the Third International Conference on the Marine Biology of the South China Sea, The Marine Biology of the South China Sea.Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. pp 43-55.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Publication date Gosliner, Behrens & Valdes (2008) record this species as published in 1889. [details]

From other sources
Description Body is lumpy, fleshy and oval, up to 6 cm long. The mantle is dull, reddish-pink with irregular white patches, which are more sparse along the midline. There is a broad, dirty-yellow band along the edge of the mantle outlined by a narrow, blue or black line. Habitat: diverse, eulittoral, among shallow coral reefs. Distribution: W Indian Ocean, Red Sea to W Pacific Ocean. N.B. allied species G. pumbea. [details]
 

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Japanese チャイロウミウシ  [details]