Doto furva

Doto furva Garcia J. C. & Ortea, 1984

Doto furva @ Tarifa (Spain) by Manuel Martínez Chacón

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 and Morton, 1984
Parvorder: [unassigned] Cladobranchia Willan & Morton, 1984
Family: Dotidae  J.E. Gray, 1853
Genus: Doto  Oken, 1815
Species: Doto furva  García-Gómez & Ortea Rato, 1983

Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Doto. Name of a Nereid, a Sea Nymph in Greek Mythology.
  • Furva. Derived from Latin “furvus”, dark, dusky, gloomy, swarthy, black.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Doto furva
Sources:
: OBIS
: GROC 2010-2011
: Enric Madrenas
: João Pedro Silva
: Bernard Picton
: GBIF.ORG
: OPK
: VIMAR
: Manuel Ballesteros.
: M@re Nostrum
: Altres fonts
: Marine Regions

References for the species: Doto furva

    Andalucía (Med.): García-Gómez and Ortea (1983), García-Gómez et al. (1989), García-Gómez, López de la Cuadra and Balbuena Marcilla (1989). Ceuta: Ortea et al. 2010 Azores: Calado (2002), Wirtz and Debelius (2003, as D. fluctifraga).

    General: Cervera, Templado, Garcia-Gomez, Ballesteros, Ortea, Garcia, Ros, & Luque, 1988:[P]; Garcia-Gomez, Lopez de la Cuadra, & Balbuena Marcilla, 1988:174

    Sources: Cervera et al., 2004, Ballesteros, 2007, McDonald, 2006 and other sources.

Abundance

    Western Mediterranean:
    Eastern Mediterranean:
    Atlantic Ocean:
This chart displays the observation probability for Doto furva based on our own records.

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Further reading

Cite this article as:

Ballesteros, Manuel, Enric Madrenas, Miquel Pontes et al. (2012-2017) "Doto furva" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 06/10/2014, Accessed: 23/11/2017 at (http://opistobranquis.info/en/kVzHL)

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