Fionoidea

Fionoidea is a superfamily of aeolidacean nudibranchs. The families within Fionoidea proved to be monophyletic in the molescopic analyzes.

Eubranchus farrani (forma A) @ Galicia by Carlos Fernández-Cid

The actual classification of the Fionoidea proposed by Bouchet et al.(2017) and accepted at WoRMS is:

  • Superfamily Fionoidea Gray, 1857
    • Family Abronicidae Korshunova, Martynov, Bakken, Evertsen, Fletcher, Mudianta, Saito, Lundin, Schrödl & Picton, 2017
      • Genus Abronica Cella, Carmona, Ekimova, Chichvarkhin, Schepetov & Gosliner, 2016
    • Family Calmidae Iredale & O’Donoghue, 1923
      • Genus Calma Alder & Hancock, 1855
    • Family Cuthonellidae Miller, 1971
      • Genus Cuthonella Bergh, 1884
    • Family Cuthonidae Odhner, 1934
      • Genus Cuthona Alder & Hancock, 1855
    • Family Eubranchidae Odhner, 1934
      • Genus Eubranchus Forbes, 1838
      • Genus Leostyletus Martynov, 1998
    • Family Fionidae Gray, 1857
      • Genus Fiona Alder & Hancock [in Forbes & Hanley], 1853
      • Genus Tergiposacca Cella, Carmona, Ekimova, Chichvarkhin, Schepetov & Gosliner, 2016
      • Genus Zatteria Eliot, 1902
    • Family Murmaniidae Korshunova, Martynov, Bakken, Evertsen, Fletcher, Mudianta, Saito, Lundin, Schrödl & Picton, 2017
      • Genus Murmania Martynov, 2006
    • Family Tergipedidae Bergh, 1889
      • Genus Tergipes Cuvier, 1805
    • Family Trinchesiidae F. Nordsieck, 1972
      • Genus Catriona Winckworth, 1941
      • Genus Diaphoreolis Iredale & O’Donoghue, 1923
      • Genus Phestilla Bergh, 1874
      • Genus Rubramoena Cella, Carmona, Ekimova, Chichvarkhin, Schepetov & Gosliner, 2016
      • Genus Selva Edmunds, 1964
      • Genus Tenellia A. Costa, 1866
      • Genus Trinchesia Ihering, 1879
      • Genus Zelentia Korshunova, Martynov & Picton, 2017

The Fionoidea of the Mediterranean and around the Iberian Peninsula are:

Calma glaucoides by Enric Madrenas

Calma glaucoides

Calma gobioophaga by Enric madrenas

Calma gobioophaga

Catriona aurantia by Klas Malmberg (Sweden)

Catriona aurantia

Catriona maua @ Lake Worth Lagoon, Florida 23-09-2016 by Ariane Dimitris

Catriona maua

Cuthona nana - Photograph ©Bernard Picton

Cuthona nana

Cuthona perca @ Palo Alto, California, USA by Gary McDonald

Cuthona perca

Cuthona thompsoni by F.J.García

Cuthona thompsoni

Eubranchus amazighi by Naoufal Tamsouri

Eubranchus amazighi

Eubranchus capellinii @ Genova, Italy by Salvatore Trinchese (1877-1879)

Eubranchus capellinii

Eubranchus cingulatus by José Carlos García Gómez

Eubranchus cingulatus

Eubranchus doriae

Eubranchus doriae

Eubranchus exiguus

Eubranchus exiguus

Eubranchus farrani (forma A) by Enric Madrenas

Eubranchus farrani

Eubranchus linensis by Carlos Fernandez Cid

Eubranchus linensis

Eubranchus pallidus Salcombe, Devon, England. 18 May 1975

Eubranchus pallidus

Eubranchus prietoi by José Carlos García Gómez

Eubranchus prietoi

Eubranchus tricolor @ Norway by Viktor Vasskog Grøtan

Eubranchus tricolor

Eubranchus vittatus by Klas Malmberg (Sweden)

Eubranchus vittatus

Fiona pinnata (Portugal) by Joao Pedro Silva

Fiona pinnata

Rubramoena amoena 6 mm @ Lephinchapel, Loch Fyne, Scotland 15m 5-10-2008 by Jim Anderson

Rubramoena amoena

Tenellia adspersa by Klas Malmberg

Tenellia adspersa

Tergipes tergipes - Photograph ©Bernard Picton

Tergipes tergipes

Trinchesia albopunctata by Manuel Ballesteros

Trinchesia albopunctata

Trinchesia caerulea @ Costa Brava, Spain by Miquel Pontes

Trinchesia caerulea

Trinchesia foliata Murles Point, Co. Donegal, Ireland - Bernard Picton

Trinchesia foliata

Trinchesia genovae by Enric Madrenas

Trinchesia genovae

Trinchesia granosa @ Banyuls sur Mer 1-07-1991 (source Wikipedia CC-BY) by Géry Parent

Trinchesia granosa

Trinchesia miniostriata by Miquel Pontes

Trinchesia miniostriata

Trinchesia ocellata by Enric Madrenas

Trinchesia ocellata

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