WoRMS taxon details

Aplysia californica J. G. Cooper, 1863

240765  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:240765)

accepted
Species
marine
Cooper J.G. (1863). On new or rare Mollusca inhabiting the coast of California.— No. II. <em>Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences.</em> ser. 1, 3: 56–60., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3148141#page/64/mode/1up
page(s): 57, fig. 14 [details]   
Distribution Yaquina Bay, Lincoln County, Oregon to Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico; records from Central America and Japan need verification;...  
Distribution Yaquina Bay, Lincoln County, Oregon to Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico; records from Central America and Japan need verification; adults mainly intertidal, juveniles to 18 m. [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Aplysia californica J. G. Cooper, 1863. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=240765 on 2019-06-20
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2007-06-03 15:46:28Z
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2011-04-12 18:06:51Z
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2011-10-03 20:55:38Z
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original description Cooper J.G. (1863). On new or rare Mollusca inhabiting the coast of California.— No. II. <em>Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences.</em> ser. 1, 3: 56–60., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3148141#page/64/mode/1up
page(s): 57, fig. 14 [details]   

original description  (of Aplysia (Neaplysia) nettiae Winkler, 1959) Winkler L. (1959). A new species of sea hare from California waters. <em>Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences.</em> 58(1): 8-10., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/106892#page/16/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record Valdés A. (2019). Northeast Pacific benthic shelled sea slugs. <em>Zoosymposia.</em> 13: 242-304., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zoosymposia.13.1.21
page(s): 256, figs 6D, 7A-D [details]   

additional source Turgeon, D.; Quinn, J.F.; Bogan, A.E.; Coan, E.V.; Hochberg, F.G.; Lyons, W.G.; Mikkelsen, P.M.; Neves, R.J.; Roper, C.F.E.; Rosenberg, G.; Roth, B.; Scheltema, A.; Thompson, F.G.; Vecchione, M.; Williams, J.D. (1998). Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: mollusks. 2nd ed. <i>American Fisheries Society Special Publication</i>, 26. American Fisheries Society: Bethesda, MD (USA). ISBN 1-888569-01-8. IX, 526 + cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 122 [details]   

additional source Bebbington, A., 1977. Aplysiid species from eastern Australia with notes on the Pacific Ocean Aplysiomorpha (Gastropoda, Opistobranchia). Trans. Zool. Soc. Lond. 34 1: 87-147. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution Yaquina Bay, Lincoln County, Oregon to Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico; records from Central America and Japan need verification; adults mainly intertidal, juveniles to 18 m. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English California seahare  [details]