Phyllidioidea

Phyllidioidea form a superfamily of medium-sized nudibranches within the suborder Doridina.

The current taxonomy according to Bouchet et al. (2017) and accepted by WoRMS is:

  • Superfamily Phyllidioidea Rafinesque, 1814
    • Family Dendrodorididae O’Donoghue, 1924 (1864)
      • Genus Cariopsilla Ortea & Espinosa, 2006
      • Genus Dendrodoris Ehrenberg, 1831
      • Genus Doriopsilla Bergh, 1880
    • Family Mandeliidae Valdés & Gosliner, 1999
      • Genus Mandelia Valdés & Gosliner, 1999
    • Family Phyllidiidae Rafinesque, 1814
      • Genus Ceratophyllidia Eliot, 1903
      • Genus Phyllidia Cuvier, 1797
      • Genus Phyllidiella Bergh, 1869
      • Genus Phyllidiopsis Bergh, 1876
      • Genus Reticulidia Brunckhorst, 1990

Species of Phyllidioidea reported in the Mediterranean or around the Iberian Peninsula:

Dendrodoris fumata by Vishal Bhave

Dendrodoris fumata

Dendrodoris grandiflora by Enric Madrenas

Dendrodoris grandiflora

Dendrodoris herytra

Dendrodoris herytra

Dendrodoris limbata (adult) @ Costa Brava (Spain) by Miquel Pontes

Dendrodoris limbata

Doriopsilla areolata (Portugal) by Joao Pedro Silva

Doriopsilla areolata

Doriopsilla pelseneeri (Atlantic)

Doriopsilla pelseneeri

Phyllidia flava by Enric Madrenas

Phyllidia flava

Phyllidiopsis bayi by José Carlos García Gómez

Phyllidiopsis bayi

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