Doto fragilis

Doto fragilis (Forbes, 1838)

Doto fragilis quelhuit 24/04/2008 by Jean Michel Crouzet

Taxonomy
 

Superdomain

Biota  

 

Kingdom

Animalia  

 

Phylum

Mollusca  

 

Class

Gastropoda  

 

Subclass

Heterobranchia  

 

Infraclass

Euthyneura  

 

Subterclass

Ringipleura  

 

Superorder

Nudipleura  

 

Order

Nudibranchia  

 

Suborder

Cladobranchia  

 

Superfamily

Dendronotoidea  

 

Family

Dotidae  

 

Genus

Doto  

 

Species

Doto fragilis  (Forbes, 1838)

 
 Classification according to Bouchet et al. (2017)
Taxonomic source: World Register of Marine Species (AphiaID: 139640).
Synonyms

  • Doto aurita Hesse, 1872
  • Doto pinnigera Hesse, 1872
  • Melibaea fragilis Forbes, 1838
  • Melibaea minuta Forbes, 1844

Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Doto. From Latin “doto”, gifted.
  • Fragilis. From Latin “fragilis”, fragile, weak.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Doto fragilis
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: Doto fragilis

    Cantabria: Hidalgo (1916), Ortea and Urgorri (1978). Galicia: Ortea and Urgorri (1978), Fernández-Ovies (1981), Urgorri and Besteiro (1983, 1984).

    General: Abric, 1904a:6; Alder & Hancock, 1851a:fam. 3, pl. 5[P]; Barletta, 1981:89; Bergh, 1888:695; Brown & Picton, 1979:5; Colgan, 1914:193; Dekker, 1989:101; Fez Sanchez, 1974:96; Forbes & Hanley, 1850-1851:588; Grieg, 1913a:8; Hallez, 1890:286; Hayward, Wigham, & Yonow, 1990:710; Hoffmann, 1926:22; Hunnam & Brown, 1975:137; Jeffreys, 1869:61; Kress, 1968:246; Larsen, 1925:45; Lemche, 1938:16; Nordsieck, 1972:68; Picton, 1978a:74; Picton & Morrow, 1994:42[P]; Pruvot-Fol, 1954b:404; Schmekel & Kress, 1977:480; Swennen, 1987:38; Thompson, 1988:138[P]; Thompson & Brown, 1976:78; 1984:31[P]; Vayssiere, 1913a:311

    Sources: Cervera et al., 2004, Ballesteros, 2007 & 2016, McDonald, 2006 and other sources.

Abundance

    Western Mediterranean:0 out of 5 stars
    Eastern Mediterranean:0 out of 5 stars
    Atlantic Ocean:0 out of 5 stars
Month

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Further reading

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Ballesteros, Manuel, Enric Madrenas, Miquel Pontes (2012-2019) "Doto fragilis" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 18/09/2014, Accessed: 08/12/2019 at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/BDE6l)

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