Philine iris

Philine iris Tringali, 2001

Philine iris @ Granada, Spain by Luis Sánchez-Tocino

Taxonomy:
 

Superdomain

Biota  

 

Kingdom

Animalia  

 

Phylum

Mollusca  

 

Class

Gastropoda  

 

Subclass

Heterobranchia  

 

Infraclass

Euthyneura  

 

Subterclass

Tectipleura  

 

Order

Cephalaspidea  

 

Superfamily

Philinoidea  

 

Family

Philinidae  

 

Genus

Philine  

 

Species

Philine iris  Tringali, 2001

 
 Classification according to Bouchet et al. (2017)
Taxonomic source: World Register of Marine Species (AphiaID: 181200).
Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Philine. Derived from the Greek word “philos” which means ‘friend’.
  • Iris. The type locality name (Cala Iris, Torres de Alcalá, Morocco) inspired the specific name.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Philine iris
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

References for the species: Philine iris

    We have not yet published references for Iberian coasts of: Philine iris.

Abundance

    Western Mediterranean:
    Eastern Mediterranean:
    Atlantic Ocean:
This chart displays the observation probability for Philine iris based on our own records.

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Bibliography

Further reading

Cite this article as:

Ballesteros, Manuel, Enric Madrenas, Miquel Pontes (2012-2018) "Philine iris" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 26/01/2018, Accessed: 20/02/2018 at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/KsPCf)

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