WoRMS taxon details

Aplysia argus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830

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

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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 https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37140891
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 eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Aplysia argus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=730434 on 2021-09-27
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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 https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37140891
page(s): 23, Plate 7, Figure 1 [details]   

original description  (of Aplysia fimbriata A. Adams & Reeve, 1850) Adams, A. & Reeve, L. A. (1848-1850). <i>Mollusca</i>. In A. Adams (ed.), <i>The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Samarang, under the command of Captain Sir Edward Belcher, C.B., F.R.A.S., F.G.S., during the years 1843-1846</i>. Reeve & Benham, London, x + 87 pp., 24 pls. [Pt. I. Preface to Mollusca (iii–x, by Adams only), 1–24, pls. 1–9, 1 November 1848; Pt. II, 25–44, pls. 10–17, 1 May 1850; Pt. III, Preface and plate explanations (i-xv), 45–87, pls. 18–24, 1 September 1850.]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39770936 [details]   

original description  (of Aplysia tigrina Rang, 1828) Rang, S. (1828). <i>Histoire naturelle des Aplysiens</i>. Paris: Firmin Didot. 83 pp. 24 pls. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14983674
page(s): 57, pl. 11 [details]   

original description  (of Aplysia velifer Bergh, 1905) Bergh, L. S. R. (1905). Die Opisthobranchiata der Siboga-expedition. <em>Siboga-Expeditie.</em> 50: 1-248, pls 1-20., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11650714
page(s): 12, pl. 5 fig. 2, pl. 7 figs 14-21 [details]   

original description  (of Aplysia odorata Risbec, 1928) Risbec J. (1928). Etude anatomique des gastéropodes Tectibranches de la presqu'île de Nouméa, avec description de cinq espèces nouvelles. <em>Archives du Museum d'Histoire naturelle, Paris.</em> (6) 3: 37-68. [details]   

original description  (of Aplysia (Tethys) benedicti Eliot, 1900) Eliot C.N.E. (1900). Notes on tectibranchs and naked molluscs from Samoa. <em>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 51: 512-523, pl. 19., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/26300249
page(s): 513, pl. 19 figs 2a-b [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). <i>Pacific Science</i> 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)?. <em>Molluscan Research.</em> 37(1): 47-65., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2016.1207280 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
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]