Philinoidea

Philinoidea form a superfamily of small and medium-sized nudibranches within the order Cephalaspidea.

The current taxonomy according to Bouchet et al. (2017) and accepted by WoRMS is:

  • Superfamily Philinoidea Gray, 1850 (1815)
    • Family Aglajidae Pilsbry, 1895 (1847)
      • Genus Aglaja Renier, 1807
      • Genus Biuve Zamora-Silva & Malaquias, 2017
      • Genus Camachoaglaja Zamora-Silva & Malaquias, 2017
      • Genus Chelidonura A. Adams, 1850
      • Genus Mannesia Zamora-Silva & Malaquias, 2017
      • Genus Mariaglaja Zamora-Silva & Malaquias, 2017
      • Genus Melanochlamys Cheeseman, 1881
      • Genus Nakamigawaia Kuroda & Habe, 1961
      • Genus Navanax Pilsbry, 1895
      • Genus Niparaya Zamora-Silva & Malaquias, 2017
      • Genus Odontoglaja Rudman, 1978
      • Genus Philinopsis Pease, 1860
      • Genus Spinoaglaja Ortea, Moro & Espinosa, 2007
      • Genus Spinophallus Zamora-Silva & Malaquias, 2017
      • Genus Tubulophilinopsis Zamora-Silva & Malaquias, 2017
    • Family Alacuppidae Oskars, Bouchet & Malaquias, 2015
      • Genus Alacuppa Oskars, Bouchet & Malaquias, 2015
    • Family Colpodaspididae Oskars, Bouchet & Malaquias, 2015
      • Genus Colobocephalus M. Sars, 1870
      • Genus Colpodaspis M. Sars, 1870
    • Family Gastropteridae Swainson, 1840
      • Genus Enotepteron Minichev, 1967
      • Genus Gastropteron Kosse, 1813
      • Genus Sagaminopteron Tokioka & Baba, 1964
      • Genus Siphopteron Gosliner, 1989
    • Family Laonidae Pruvot-Fol, 1954
      • Genus Laona A. Adams, 1865
    • Family Philinidae Gray, 1850 (1815)
      • Genus Globophiline Habe, 1958
      • Genus Hermania Monterosato, 1884
      • Genus Philine Ascanius, 1772
      • Genus Spiniphiline Gosliner, 1988
      • Genus Yokoyamaia Habe, 1950
    • Family Philinoglossidae Hertling, 1932
      • Genus Abavopsis Salvini-Plawen, 1973
      • Genus Philinoglossa Hertling, 1932
      • Genus Pluscula Er. Marcus, 1953
      • Genus Sapha Marcus, 1959
    • Family Philinorbidae Oskars, Bouchet & Malaquias, 2015
      • Genus Antarctophiline Chaban, 2016
      • Genus Philinorbis Habe, 1950
      • Genus Pseudophiline Habe, 1976
    • Family Scaphandridae G.O. Sars, 1878
      • Genus Alicula Eichwald, 1830 †
      • Genus Cylichnium Dall, 1908
      • Genus Kaitoa Marwick, 1931 †
      • Genus Maoriscaphander Dell, 1950 †
      • Genus Meloscaphander Schepman, 1913
      • Genus Micraenigma Berry, 1953
      • Genus Priscaphander Finlay & Marwick, 1937 †
      • Genus Roxania Leach, 1847
      • Genus Sabatia Bellardi, 1877
      • Genus Scaphander Montfort, 1810
      • Genus Taita Laws, 1948 †

Species of Philinoidea reported in the Mediterranean or around the Iberian Peninsula:

Aglaja tricolorata

Aglaja tricolorata

Biuve fulvipunctata 1cm @ S'Algar, Menorca 5 m. 21-08-2015 by Enric Madrenas

Biuve fulvipunctata

Camachoaglaja africana by Enric Madrenas

Camachoaglaja africana

Chelidonura cubana @ Roatan, Honduras, Caribbean 14-06-2012 by Mickey Charteris

Chelidonura cubana

Colpodapsis pusilla (2) Quelhuit 24062009 by Jean Michel Crouzet

Colpodaspis pusilla

Gastropteron rubrum by Gilles Cavignaux

Gastropteron rubrum

Hermania scabra @ Artsdatabanken - Cephalaspids of Norway - by Manuel Malaquias

Hermania scabra

Laona pruinosa 5mm @ Sgeir Port A'Ghuail, Loch Fyne (Scotland) 6m 27-04-2013 by Jim Anderson

Laona pruinosa

Laona quadrata @ Artsdatabanken - Cephalaspids of Norway - by Manuel Malaquias

Laona quadrata

Melanochlamys miqueli by Enric Madrenas

Melanochlamys miqueli

Melanochlamys wildpretii @ Cap de Creus 11m 31-10-2015 by Enric Madrenas

Melanochlamys wildpretii

Philine angulata @ Artsdatabanken - Cephalaspids of Norway - by Lena Tina Ohnheiser

Philine angulata

Philine catena @ Costa Brava 3-05-2015 by Enric Madrenas

Philine catena

Philine iris @ Granada, Spain by Luis Sánchez Tocino

Philine iris

Philine lima @ Artsdatabanken - Cephalaspids of Norway - by Lena Tina Ohnheiser

Philine lima

Philine monterosati shell by Marion, A.F. Annales du Museé d'Histoire Naturelle de Marseille, Tome II, 1884-1885

Philine monterosati

Philine punctata 4mm @ Menai Strait, Wales. April 2011 by Ian Smith

Philine punctata

Philine_quadripartita 2 15mm @ Wied iz-Zurrieq, Malta 36m depth 27-08-1995 by Carmel Sammut

Philine quadripartita

Philine striatula. Colezzione malacologiche del Museo Civico di Zoologia, Roma

Philine striatula

Philine ventricosa @ Artsdatabanken - Cephalaspids of Norway - by Manuel Malaquias

Philine ventricosa

Philinoglossa helgolandica @ Cariño (Ría de Ferrol) 10.02.2004 by Victoriano Urgorri

Philinoglossa helgolandica

Philinopsis depicta by Luis Sánchez Tocino

Philinopsis depicta

Philinopsis speciosa (60mm) @ Hekili Point, Maui, Hawaii 14-11-2008 by Cory Pittman

Philinopsis speciosa

Roxania utriculus @ Artsdatabanken - Cephalaspids of Norway - by Manuel Malaquias

Roxania utriculus

Scaphander lignarius @ Artsdatabanken - Cephalaspids of Norway - by Manuel Malaquias

Scaphander lignarius

Scaphander punctostriatus @ Artsdatabanken - Cephalaspids of Norway - by Manuel Malaquias

Scaphander punctostriatus

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