Onchidoris bilamellata

Onchidoris bilamellata (Linnaeus, 1767)

Onchidoris bilamellata by Klas Malmberg













































Onchidoris bilamellata  (Linnaeus, 1767)

 Classification according to Bouchet et al. (2017)
Taxonomic source: World Register of Marine Species (AphiaID: 150457).

  • Doris bilamellata Linnaeus, 1767 (original)
  • Doris fusca O. F. Müller, 1776
  • Lamellidoris bilamellata (Linnaeus, 1767)
  • Lamellidoris fusca (Muller, 1776)
  • Onchidoris fusca (Müller O. F., 1776)
  • Onchidoris leachii Blainville, 1816




  • Onchidoris, Doris with tubercles.
  • Doris, a sea Nymph in Greek mythology.
  • Bilamellata. From Latin prefix “bi-“, for two + “lamella”, small metal plate (coin, etc.). Two layered.


Known georeferenced records of the species: Onchidoris bilamellata
: GROC 2010-2011
: Enric Madrenas
: João Pedro Silva
: Bernard Picton
: Manuel Ballesteros.
: M@re Nostrum
: Altres fonts
: Marine Regions


    Western Mediterranean: ☆☆☆☆☆
    Eastern Mediterranean: ☆☆☆☆☆
    Atlantic Ocean: ☆☆☆☆☆

This chart displays the monthly observation probability for Onchidoris bilamellata based on our own records.

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Ballesteros, M., Madrenas, E. & Pontes, M. (2023) "Onchidoris bilamellata" in OPK-Opistobranquis. Published: 15/10/2014. Accessed: 27/02/2024. Available at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/?p=16026)

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