Caloria indica

Caloria indica (Bergh, 1896)

Caloria indica by Yury Ivanov
Taxonomy
Class: Gastropoda  Cuvier, 1797
Subclass: Heterobranchia  J.E. Gray, 1840
Clade: Euthyneura  Spengel, 1881
Clade: Nudipleura  Wägele & Willan, 2000
Order: Nudibranchia  Cuvier, 1817
Suborder: Dexiarchia  Schrödl, Wägele & Willan, 2001
Infraorder: Cladobranchia Willan & Morton, 1984
Parvorder: Aeolidida Odhner, 1934
Superfamily: Aeolidioidea  J.E. Gray, 1827
Family: Facelinidae  Bergh, 1889
Genus: Caloria  Trinchese, 1888
Species: Caloria indica (Bergh, 1896) [Learchis]

Synonyms

  • Learchis indica Bergh, 1896 (original)
  • Phidiana indica (Bergh, 1896)

Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Indica. From Latin “indicus”, from India.

Distribution
Alien species.

Known georeferenced records of the species: Caloria indica (z-200).
Sources:
: OBIS : OPK
: GROC 2010-2011 : VIMAR
: Enric Madrenas : Manuel Ballesteros.
: João Pedro Silva : M@re Nostrum
: Bernard Picton : Other sources
: GBIF.ORG : Marine Regions

Abundance

        Western Mediterranean:0 Stars
        Eastern Mediterranean:0.0 Stars
        Atlantic Ocean:0.0 Stars
This chart displays the observation probability for Caloria indica
based on our own records.

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Bibliography

Bibliography based on the works by Steve Long, 2006. Bibliography of Opisthobranchia 1554-2000 and Gary McDonald, 2009. Bibliographia Nudibranchia, with later updates from other resources.

Further reading

Cite this article as:

Ballesteros, Manuel, Enric Madrenas, Miquel Pontes et al. (2012-2017) "Caloria indica" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 18/09/2014, Accessed: 28/03/2017 at (http://opistobranquis.info/en/qGfPB)

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