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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Sacoglossa (order)  »  Plakobranchidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 371901 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Elysia spp.   
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Plakobranchidae (sealsugs) - show full list
Common Name: [a seaslug]
Recent Synonyms: Elysiella spp.
Organism Type: a seaslug
Taxon Notes:This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.
Parent Codes: 24 371000     Plakobranchidae - undifferentiated
Child Codes: 24 371006     Elysia asbecki
24 371023     Elysia australis
24 371020     Elysia bangtawaensis
24 371007     Elysia bennettae
24 371024     Elysia brycei
24 371004     Elysia coodgeensis
24 371018     Elysia expansa
24 371019     Elysia filicauda
24 371001     Elysia furvacauda
24 371005     Elysia maoria
24 371008     Elysia marginata
24 371002     Elysia pusilla
24 371003     Elysia stylifera
24 371017     Elysia thompsoni
24 371009     Elysia tomentosa
24 371021     Elysia verrucosa

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-10-01
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Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
Krug, P.J. Vendetti, J.E. Valdes, Á., 2016. Molecular and morphological systematics of Elysia Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region., Zootaxa, Vol. 4148(1): 1-137. .

Record details

Record entered on 5-Oct-2012 00:00 by Tony Rees
Record modified on 11-Sep-2019 12:45 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update reference
Modification history:
09-MAY-2018: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
17-MAY-2019: add synonym (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
17-MAY-2019: add synonym (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
11-SEP-2019: update reference (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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