CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Nudibranchia (order)  »  Chromodorididae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 432089 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Hypselodoris saintvincentius    Burn, 1962
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Chromodorididae (nudibranchs) - show full list
Common Name: [a nudibranch]
Recent Synonyms: Hypselodoris infucata (mis-identification)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 24 432909     Hypselodoris spp.
Organism Type: a nudibranch
Taxon Notes:This species was previously confused with the tropical Indo-Pacific species Hypselodoris infucata.

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-09-05
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Burn, R., 1966. Notes on some opisthobranchs mainly from South Australia., Records of the South Australian Museum, Vol. 15: 329-352.
Scientific Name
verified against
Johnson, R.F. Valdés, Á., 2001. The Hypselodoris infucata, H. obscura and H. saintvincentius species complex (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Chromodorididae), with remarks on the genus Brachychlanis Ehrenberg, 1831 nudibranchs (Mollusca: Heterobranchia: Chromodorididae)., Journal of Natural History, Vol. 35: 1371-1398.
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