Corolla spectabilis

Corolla spectabilis Dall, 1871

Corolla spectabilis by Jordi Regàs
Class: Gastropoda  Cuvier, 1797
Subclass:  Heterobranchia  J.E. Gray, 1840
Clade: Euthyneura  Spengel, 1881
Clade: Euopisthobranchia  Jörger et al., 2010
Clade: Thecosomata  de Blainville, 1823
Superfamily: Cymbulioidea  J.E. Gray, 1840 (previously Pseudothecosomata)
Family: Cymbuliidae  J.E. Gray, 1840
Genus: Corolla  Dall, 1871
Species: Corolla spectabilis  Dall, 1871


  • Cymbuliopsis vitrea Heath & Spaulding, 1901




  • Corolla. From Latin “corolla”, small crown.
  • Spectabilis. From Latin, visible, notable, admirable, remarkable (worth seeing).


Known georeferenced records of the species: Corolla spectabilis (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: Corolla spectabilis

    We have not yet published references for Iberian coasts of: Corolla spectabilis.


        Western Mediterranean:0 Stars
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        Atlantic Ocean:0.0 Stars
This chart displays the observation probability for Corolla spectabilis
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) "Corolla spectabilis" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 20/11/2012, Accessed: 23/10/2017 at (

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