Tambja ceutae

Tambja ceutae Garcia-Gomez & Ortea, 1988

Tambja ceutae by Sergio López González
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: Polyceroidea  Alder & Hancock, 1845
Family: Polyceridae  Alder & Hancock, 1845
Subfamily: Nembrothinae  Burn, 1967
Genus: Tambja  Burn, 1962
Species: Tambja ceutae  García-Gómez & Ortea, 1988




  • Ceutae. From the city of Ceuta (Spain)


Known georeferenced records of the species: Tambja ceutae (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: Tambja ceutae

    Gibraltar: García-Gómez and Ortea (1988), García-Gómez et al. (1989), Megina and Cervera (2003), Wirtz and Debelius (2003), Ocaña, Sánchez-Tocino and García (2004). Andalucía (Med.): Templado and Moreno (1998), Schick (1998), Sánchez Tocino, Ocaña and García (2000a,b), Ocaña et al. (2000), Ocaña, Sánchez-Tocino and García (2004). Canarias: Ortea et al. (1996, 2001), Caballer, Moro and Ortea (2001), Moro et al. (2003), Wirtz and Debelius (2003). Madeira: Malaquias et al. (2001). Azores: Wirtz and Martins (1993), Ortea et al. (1996), Wirtz (1995b, as Tambja ceutae and also as Roboastra europea), Wirtz (1998 as Tambja ceutae and as Tambja sp.), Ávila et al. (1998), Ávila (2000, as Tambja ceutae and Tambja sp.), Malaquias (2001), Wirtz and Debelius (2003).

    General: Perrone, 1990b:24;

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


        Western Mediterranean:0 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) "Tambja ceutae" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 15/10/2013, Accessed: 23/09/2017 at (http://opistobranquis.info/en/0AatK)

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