Onchidoris bilamellata

Onchidoris bilamellata (Linnaeus, 1767) 

Onchidoris bilamellata 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: Euctenidiacea  Tardy, 1970
Infraorder: Doridacea  Thiele, 1931
Superfamily: Onchidoridoidea  J.E. Gray, 1827
Family: Onchidorididae  J.E. Gray, 1827
Genus: Onchidoris  de Blainville, 1816
Species: Onchidoris bilamellata (Linnaeus, 1767) [Doris]


  • Doris bilamellata Linnaeus, 1767 (original)
  • Doris fusca O. F. Müller, 1776
  • Lamellidoris bilamellata (Linnaeus, 1767)
  • Lamellidoris fusca (Muller, 1776)
  • Onchidoris fusca (Müller O. F., 1776)
  • Onchidoris leachii Blainville, 1816




  • Onchidoris, Doris with tubercles.
  • Doris, a sea Nymph in Greek mythology.
  • Bilamellata. From Latin prefix “bi-“, for two + “lamella”, small metal plate (coin, etc.). Two layered.


Known georeferenced records of the species: Onchidoris bilamellata (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: Onchidoris bilamellata

    We have not yet published references for Iberian coasts of: Onchidoris bilamellata.


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

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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) "Onchidoris bilamellata" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 15/10/2014, Accessed: 25/09/2017 at (http://opistobranquis.info/en/PqKVY)

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