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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 der Reise im nordlichen Afrika von Eduard Rüppell. 1. Abth. Zoologie. 5. Neue wirbellose Thiere des Rothen Meeres. Frankfurt, H.L. Brönner. pp. 15-22, pls. 1-4 [1828]; pp. 23-47, pls. 7-11 [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. (2022). MolluscaBase. Aplysia argus Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=730434 on 2022-10-06
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2013-10-30 20:02:27Z
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original description Rüppell, E. & Leuckart, F. S. (1828-1830). Mollusca. In: Atlas zu der Reise im nordlichen Afrika von Eduard Rüppell. 1. Abth. Zoologie. 5. Neue wirbellose Thiere des Rothen Meeres. Frankfurt, H.L. Brönner. pp. 15-22, pls. 1-4 [1828]; pp. 23-47, pls. 7-11 [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
page(s): 63-64, pl. 17, fig. 2. [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 scutellata Ehrenberg, 1831) Ehrenberg, C. G. (1831). Symbolae physicae, seu, Icones et descriptiones corporum naturalium novorum aut minus cognitorum, quae ex itineribus per Libyam Aegyptum Nubiam Dongalam Syriam Arabiam et Habessiniam publico institutis sumptu Friderici Guilelmi Hemprich et Christiani Godofredi Ehrenberg, Animalia evertebrata, Animalia Mollusca. <em>Zoologica.</em> II: unpaginated [46 pages], plates 1-2.
page(s): sig. k [details]   

original description  (of Aplysia angasi G. B. Sowerby I, 1869) Sowerby, G. B. II. (1869). Monograph of the genus <i>Aplysia</i>. In: <i>Conchologia iconica, or, Illustrations of the shells of molluscous animals</i>, vol. 17, pls 1-10 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. [August 1869]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10975189 [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 Syphonota viridescens Pease, 1868) Pease, W. H. (1868). Descriptions of marine Gasteropodæ inhabiting Polynesia. <em>American Journal of Conchology.</em> 4(2): 71-80, pls 8-9 [1 October 1868]; 4(3): 91-102, pls 11,12 [3 November 1868]., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16070178 [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]   
 
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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]