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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlossodoris atromarginata (Cuvier, 1804) 
AphiaID: 214507

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 editorGlossodoris (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoriprismatica atromarginata (Cuvier, 1804)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlossodoris Ehrenberg, 1831
Sources  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]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoridicola parapatulus Kim I.H., 2004 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
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: Down images: same photos as in Rudman (1986b). 
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Up to 5 cm long. Western Indian Ocean specimens tend to be olive-green, although geographical colour variations exist. The central area is darker, densely speckled with white. There is a marginal opaque-white band and the edge is deep bluish-black. Habitat: divers, among shallow coral reefs, often in the eulittoral zone. Distribution: W Indian Ocean, Red Sea to W Pacific Ocean. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214507
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-09-02 09:02:48Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
1998-09-02 12:30:17Z  changed  Onyango, Eunice
2011-01-18 09:13:41Z  checked  Caballer, Manuel
2011-01-19 15:12:57Z  changed  Caballer, Manuel
2012-04-21 16:29:02Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Caballer, M. (2014). Glossodoris atromarginata (Cuvier, 1804). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214507 on 2014-09-22
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