Hedylopsis spiculifera

Hedylopsis spiculifera (Kowalevsky, 1901)

Hedylopsis spiculifera @ Cariño, Ría de Ferrol, 10.02.2004 by Victoriano Urgorri

Taxonomy
 

Superdomain

Biota  

 

Kingdom

Animalia  

 

Phylum

Mollusca  

 

Class

Gastropoda  

 

Subclass

Heterobranchia  

 

Infraclass

Euthyneura  

 

Subterclass

Tectipleura  

 

Superorder

Acochlidiimorpha  

 

Superfamily

Acochlidioidea  

 

Family

Hedylopsidae  

 

Genus

Hedylopsis  

 

Species

Hedylopsis spiculifera  (Kowalevsky, 1901)

 
 Classification according to Bouchet et al. (2017)
Taxonomic source: World Register of Marine Species (AphiaID: 140085).
Synonyms

  • Hedyle spiculifera Kowalewsky, 1901 (original)
  • Hedylopsis suecica Odhner, 1937

Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Hedylopsis. From Greek “hedys”, sweet + “-opsis”, aspect.
  • Spiculifera. From Latin “spiculum”, arrow, javelin, sharp point of a weapon, sting + “fera”, to carry.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Hedylopsis spiculifera
Sources:
: OBIS
: GROC 2010-2011
: Enric Madrenas
: João Pedro Silva
: Bernard Picton
: GBIF.ORG
: OPK
: VIMAR
: Manuel Ballesteros.
: M@re Nostrum
: Altres fonts
: Marine Regions

Abundance

    Western Mediterranean:
    Eastern Mediterranean:
    Atlantic Ocean:

More pictures

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Bibliography

Further reading

Cite this article as:

Ballesteros, Manuel, Enric Madrenas, Miquel Pontes (2012-2018) "Hedylopsis spiculifera" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 29/08/2013, Accessed: 22/06/2018 at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/bjogj)

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