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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia argus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830 
AphiaID: 730434

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 editorAnaspidea (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia argus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia Linnaeus, 1767
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia argus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia angasi G. B. Sowerby II, 1869
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia annulifera Thiele, 1930
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia benedicti Eliot, 1899
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia fimbriata A. Adams & Reeve, 1850
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia odorata Risbec, 1928
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia operta Burne, 1906
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia pulmonica Gould, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia radiata Ehrenberg, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia scutellata Ehrenberg, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia tigrina Rang, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplysia velifer Bergh, 1905
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyphonota viridescens Pease, 1868
Sources  original description Rüppell E. & Leuckart F.S. (1828-1830). Mollusca [in] Atlas zu des Reise im Nordlichen Afrika von Eduard Rüppell. 1. Abth. Zoologie. 5. Neue wirbellose Thiere des Rothen Meers. Frankfurt, H.L. Brönner pp. 1-22, pl. 1-12 [1828], pp. 23-47 [probably 1830], available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/114235#page/349/mode/1up
page(s): 23, Plate 7, Figure 1 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Red Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Australia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew South Wales [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPublication date Probably 1830 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy This is the Indo-Pacific species that was earlier called Aplysia dactylomela - the range of which is, however, restricted to the tropical and subtropical Atlantic. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:730434
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2013-05-04 12:29:41Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
2013-10-30 20:02:27Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S.; Bouchet, P. (2013). Aplysia argus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=730434 on 2017-09-20
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