Flabellina verrucosa

Flabellina verrucosa (M. Sars, 1829)

Flabellina verrucosa (Sweden) by Klas Malmberg
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 verrucosa (M. Sars, 1829) [Eolis]


  • Aeolidia verrucosa M. Sars, 1829 (original)
  • Coryphella mananensis (Stimpson, 1853)
  • Coryphella robusta Trinchese, 1874
  • Coryphella rufibranchialis (Johnston, 1832)
  • Coryphella rufibranchialis cocholata Balch, 1908
  • Coryphella verrucosa (Sars M., 1829)
  • Eolidia embletoni Johnston, 1835 
  • Eolidia verrucosa Sars M., 1829
  • Eolis diversa Couthouy, 1839
  • Eolis mananensis Stimpson, 1853
  • Eolis rufibranchialis Johnston, 1832




  • Flabellina. Diminutive of Latin “flabellum”, fan.
  • Verrucosa references to the short, wart shaped cerata of the dorsum.


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

References for the species: Flabellina verrucosa

    We have not yet published references for Iberian coasts of: Flabellina verrucosa.


        Western Mediterranean:0 Stars
        Eastern Mediterranean:0 Stars
        Atlantic Ocean:2 Stars
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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) "Flabellina verrucosa" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 15/10/2014, Accessed: 25/09/2017 at (http://opistobranquis.info/en/AZEoU)

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