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Aplysia argus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830

730434  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:730434)

accepted
Species
marine
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]   
Type locality contained in Red Sea  
type locality contained in Red Sea [details]
Taxonomy This is the Indo-Pacific species that was earlier called Aplysia dactylomela - the range of which is, however, restricted...  
Taxonomy 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]
MolluscaBase (2018). Aplysia argus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=730434 on 2018-05-23
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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]   

original description  (ofAplysia pulmonica Gould, 1852) Gould A. (1852). Mollusca and Shells [in]: United States Exploring Expeditions, 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842 under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N.. Philadelphia, C. Sherman & son : vol. 12, xv + 510 pp., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/DigitalCollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/usexex19_17select.cfm
page(s): 223 [details]   

original description  (ofAplysia tigrina Rang, 1828) Rang S. (1828). Histoire naturelle des Aplysiens. Paris: Firmin Didot. 83 pp. 24 pls. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/51843#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 57, pl. 11 [details]   

original description  (ofAplysia velifer Bergh, 1905) Bergh, L. S. R. (1905). Die Opisthobranchiata der Siboga-expedition. Siboga-Expeditie. 50: 1-248, pls 1-20., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/42940#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 12, pl. 5 fig. 2, pl. 7 figs 14-21 [details]   

basis of record Alexander J. & Valdés (2013) The ring doesn't mean a thing: Molecular data suggest a new taxonomy for two Pacific species of sea hares (Mollusca: Opisthobranchia, Aplysiidae). Pacific Science 67(2):283-294. , available online at https://doi.org/10.2984/67.2.10 [details]   

additional source Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

basis of record  (ofAplysia fimbriata A. Adams & Reeve, 1850) Rosenberg, G. (2009). Malacolog 4.1.1. A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca., available online at http://www.malacolog.org/ [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia fimbriata A. Adams & Reeve, 1850) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia pulmonica Gould, 1852) Alexander J. & Valdés (2013) The ring doesn't mean a thing: Molecular data suggest a new taxonomy for two Pacific species of sea hares (Mollusca: Opisthobranchia, Aplysiidae). Pacific Science 67(2):283-294. , available online at https://doi.org/10.2984/67.2.10 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia pulmonica Gould, 1852) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

basis of record  (ofAplysia pulmonica Gould, 1852) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia velifer Bergh, 1905) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

basis of record  (ofAplysia operta Burne, 1906) Rosenberg, G. (2009). Malacolog 4.1.1. A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca., available online at http://www.malacolog.org/ [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia operta Burne, 1906) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

basis of record  (ofAplysia odorata Risbec, 1928) Rosenberg, G. (2009). Malacolog 4.1.1. A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca., available online at http://www.malacolog.org/ [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia odorata Risbec, 1928) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

basis of record  (ofAplysia annulifera Thiele, 1930) Rosenberg, G. (2009). Malacolog 4.1.1. A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca., available online at http://www.malacolog.org/ [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia annulifera Thiele, 1930) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofSyphonota viridescens Pease, 1868) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia tigrina Rang, 1828) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

basis of record  (ofAplysia radiata Ehrenberg, 1831) Rosenberg, G. (2009). Malacolog 4.1.1. A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca., available online at http://www.malacolog.org/ [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia radiata Ehrenberg, 1831) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

basis of record  (ofAplysia scutellata Ehrenberg, 1831) Rosenberg, G. (2009). Malacolog 4.1.1. A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca., available online at http://www.malacolog.org/ [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia scutellata Ehrenberg, 1831) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

basis of record  (ofAplysia angasi G. B. Sowerby II, 1869) Rosenberg, G. (2009). Malacolog 4.1.1. A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca., available online at http://www.malacolog.org/ [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia angasi G. B. Sowerby II, 1869) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   

additional source  (ofAplysia benedicti Eliot, 1899) Bergh, L. S. R. (1905). Die Opisthobranchiata der Siboga-expedition. Siboga-Expeditie. 50: 1-248, pls 1-20., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/42940#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAplysia benedicti Eliot, 1899) Nimbs M. J., Willan R. C. & Smith S. D. A. (2017). Is Port Stephens, eastern Australia, a global hotspot for biodiversity of Aplysiidae (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia)?. Molluscan Research. 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Publication date Probably 1830 [details]

Taxonomy 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]