Flabellina rubrolineata

Flabellina rubrolineata (O’Donoghue, 1929)

Flabellina rubrolineata (Beirut, Lebanon) by Sonja Ooms
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: Flabellinoidea  Bergh, 1889
Family: Flabellinidae  Bergh, 1889
Genus: Flabellina  Voigt, 1834
Species: Flabellina rubrolineata (O’Donoghue, 1929) [Coryphellina]

Synonyms

  • Coryphellina rubrolineata O’Donoghue, 1929

Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Flabellina. Derived from Latin “Flabellum”, fan. Refered to the cerata, placed in fan shape.
  • Rubrolineata. From Latin “ruber/rubra/rubrum”, red, painted in red + “lineata”, with a line, lined.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Flabellina rubrolineata (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 Flabellina rubrolineata
based on our own records.

More pictures

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

Acknowledgements
To Markus Rummel (Euphotic Photography) for his pictures of this species.

Cite this article as:

Ballesteros, Manuel, Enric Madrenas, Miquel Pontes et al. (2012-2017) "Flabellina rubrolineata" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 19/09/2014, Accessed: 24/03/2017 at (http://opistobranquis.info/en/dBJlA)

In order to copy this cite or text fragments you must be a registered user.