WoRMS taxon details

Chromodoris africana Eliot, 1904

209584  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209584)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Chromodoris elisabethina var. africana Eliot, 1904) Eliot, C.N.E. (1904). On some nudibranchs from East Africa and Zanzibar, part IV. Dorididae Cryptobranchiatae, II. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1904(1): 380-406, pls 23-24., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31887471
page(s): 392, pl. 24 fig. 4 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in Zanzibar  
type locality contained in Zanzibar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Chromodoris africana Eliot, 1904. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=209584 on 2021-08-05
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1997-08-08 05:35:53Z
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2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
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2011-02-16 07:38:42Z
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2020-02-01 17:57:17Z
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original description  (of Chromodoris elisabethina var. africana Eliot, 1904) Eliot, C.N.E. (1904). On some nudibranchs from East Africa and Zanzibar, part IV. Dorididae Cryptobranchiatae, II. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1904(1): 380-406, pls 23-24., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31887471
page(s): 392, pl. 24 fig. 4 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Tibiriçá Y., Pola M., Ortigosa D. & Cervera J.L. (2020). Systematic review of the “<i>Chromodoris quadricolor</i> group” of East Africa, with descriptions of two new species of the genus <i>Chromodoris</i> Alder & Hancock, 1855 (Heterobranchia, Nudibranchia). <em>Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research.</em> 58(1): 230-261., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/jzs.12334 [details]   

basis of record Rudman, W. B. (1977). Chromodorid opisthobranch Mollusca from East Africa and the tropical West Pacific. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 61: 351-397. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rudman, W. B. (1982). The Chromodorididae (Opisthobranchia: Mollusca) of the Indo-West Pacific: Chromodoris quadricolor, C. lineolata and Hypselodoris nigrolineata colour groups. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 76: 183-241.
page(s): 219 [details]   

additional source Gosliner, T. M.; Behrens, D. W.; Valdés, Á. (2008). Indo-Pacific Nudibranchs and seaslugs. A field guide to the world's most diverse fauna. <em>Sea Challengers Natural History Books, Washington.</em> 426, pp.
page(s): 203 [details]   

additional source Debelius, H. & Kuiter, R.H. (2007) <i>Nudibranchs of the world</i>. ConchBooks, Frankfurt, 360 pp. ISBN: 978-3-939767-06-0
page(s): 167 [details]   

additional source Johnson R.F. & Gosliner T.M. (2012) Traditional taxonomic groupings mask evolutionary history: A molecular phylogeny and new classification of the chromodorid nudibranchs. <i>PLoS ONE</i> 7(4): e33479., available online at https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0033479 [details]   
 
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