Onchidoris inconspicua

Onchidoris inconspicua (Alder & Hancock, 1851)

Onchidoris inconspicua Gulen dive resort, March 2012. Collected by Torjus Haukvik by Bernard Picton
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 inconspicua (Alder & Hancock, 1851)


  • Doris inconspicua Alder & Hancock, 1851




  • Onchidoris, Doris with tubercles.
  • Doris, a sea Nymph in Greek mythology.
  • Inconspicua. From latin prefix “in-“, negation + “conspicuus”, illustrious, notable, famous, striking, visible, clearly seen, in sight, in full view.


Known georeferenced records of the species: Onchidoris inconspicua (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 inconspicua


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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 inconspicua" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 20/10/2014, Accessed: 17/10/2017 at (http://opistobranquis.info/en/6Eay8)

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