Geitodoris bacalladoi

Geitodoris bacalladoi  Ortea, 1990

Geitodoris bacalladoi @ Granada by Luis Sánchez-Tocino

Taxonomy
 

Superdomain

Biota  

 

Kingdom

Animalia  

 

Phylum

Mollusca  

 

Class

Gastropoda  

 

Subclass

Heterobranchia  

 

Infraclass

Euthyneura  

 

Subterclass

Ringipleura  

 

Superorder

Nudipleura  

 

Order

Nudibranchia  

 

Suborder

Doridina  

 

Infraorder

Doridoidei  

 

Superfamily

Doridoidea  

 

Family

Discodorididae  

 

Genus

Geitodoris  

 

Species

Geitodoris bacalladoi  Ortea, 1990

 
 Classification according to Bouchet et al. (2017)
Taxonomic source: World Register of Marine Species (AphiaID: 139576).
Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Geitodoris. From Greek “geitonos”, neighbor (meaning close or similar) + “Doris”, in Greek mythology, the wife of Nereus, a sea nymph and mother of the Nereids.
  • Bacalladoi. Dedicated to D. Juan José Bacallado Aranega, (1939-), Professor of Animal Biology, Zoology, University of La Laguna, Director of the Museum of Natural Sciences of Tenerife, member of the Academy of Sciences of Canarias and Director of the Project “Galapagos: Heritage of Humanity”.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Geitodoris bacalladoi
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: Geitodoris bacalladoi

Abundance

    Western Mediterranean:
    Eastern Mediterranean:
    Atlantic Ocean:

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Bibliography

Further reading

Cite this article as:

Ballesteros, Manuel, Enric Madrenas, Miquel Pontes (2012-2018) "Geitodoris bacalladoi" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 22/02/2015, Accessed: 20/04/2018 at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/u9ou6)

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