Geitodoris pusae

Geitodoris pusae (Er. Marcus, 1955)

Geitodoris pusae @ Lake Worth lagoon, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA 24-09-2009 by Anne DuPont
Taxonomía
Clase: Gastropoda  Cuvier, 1797
Subclase: Heterobranchia  J.E. Gray, 1840
Clado: Euthyneura  Spengel, 1881
Clado: Nudipleura  Wägele & Willan, 2000
Orden: Nudibranchia  Cuvier, 1817
Suborden: Euctenidiacea  Tardy, 1970
Infraorden: Doridacea  Thiele, 1931
Superfamilia: Doridoidea  Rafinesque, 1815
Familia: Discodorididae  Bergh, 1891
Género: Geitodoris  Bergh, 1891
Especie: Geitodoris pusae (Er. Marcus, 1955) [Discodoris]

Sinónimos

  • Discodoris pusae Marcus Er., 1955

Descripción

Biología

Etimología

  • Geitodoris. From Greek “geitonos”, neighbor (meaning close or similar) + “Doris”, in Greek mythology, the wife of Nereus, a sea nymph and mother of the Nereids.
  • Pusae. Del Latín “pusa”, niña, niña pequeña.

Distribución

Known georeferenced records of the species: Geitodoris pusae (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

References for the species: Geitodoris pusae

Abundance

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

Otras fotos

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) "Geitodoris pusae" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 22/02/2015, Accessed: 25/03/2017 at (http://opistobranquis.info/en/BPifc)

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