Doto lemchei

Doto lemchei (Ortea & Urgorri, 1978)

Doto lemchei by Luis Ángel Díaz Álvarez

Taxonomy
Class: Gastropoda  Cuvier, 1797
Subclass: Heterobranchia  J.E. Gray, 1840
Clade: Euthyneura  Spengel, 1881
Clade: Nudipleura  Wägele & Willan, 2000
Order: Nudibranchia  Cuvier, 1817
Suborder: Dexiarchia  Schrödl, Wägele & Willan, 2001
Infraorder: Cladobranchia Willan and Morton, 1984
Parvorder: [unassigned] Cladobranchia Willan & Morton, 1984
Family: Dotidae  J.E. Gray, 1853
Genus: Doto  Oken, 1815
Species: Doto lemchei (Ortea & Urgorri, 1978)

Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Doto. From Latin “Doto”, from “Dōtō”, a sea nymph in Greek mythology.
  • Lemchei. In honor to Dr. Henning Mourier Lemche, (1904-1977), Danish opisthobranch researcher.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Doto lemchei
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 lemchei

    Cantabria: Ortea and Urgorri (1978). Galicia: Ortea and Urgorri (1978), Fernández-Ovies (1981), Fernández-Ovies and Ortea (1981), Urgorri and Besteiro (1983, 1984). Portugal: Calado et al. (1999).

    General: Brown & Picton, 1979:8; Hayward, Wigham, & Yonow, 1990:710; Ortea, 1979a:26; Picton, & Brown, 1981:261; Picton & Morrow, 1994:46[P]; Thompson, 1988:144; Thompson & Brown, 1984:33[P]; Thompson, Cattaneo, & Wong, 1990:396

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

Abundance

    Western Mediterranean:
    Eastern Mediterranean:
    Atlantic Ocean:

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Cite this article as:

Ballesteros, Manuel, Enric Madrenas, Miquel Pontes (2012-2018) "Doto lemchei" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 24/10/2012, Accessed: 23/04/2018 at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/2Yujz)

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