Dendrodoris herytra

Dendrodoris herytra Valdés & Ortea, 1996 in Valdés, Ortea, Avila & Ballesteros 1996

Dendrodoris herytra by João Pedro Silva

Taxonomy
 

Superdomain

Biota  

 

Kingdom

Animalia  

 

Phylum

Mollusca  

 

Class

Gastropoda  

 

Subclass

Heterobranchia  

 

Infraclass

Euthyneura  

 

Subterclass

Ringipleura  

 

Superorder

Nudipleura  

 

Order

Nudibranchia  

 

Suborder

Doridina  

 

Infraorder

Doridoidei  

 

Superfamily

Phyllidioidea  

 

Family

Dendrodorididae  

 

Genus

Dendrodoris  

 

Species

Dendrodoris herytra  Valdés & Ortea in Valdés, Ortea, Avila & Ballesteros, 1996

 
 Classification according to Bouchet et al. (2017)
Taxonomic source: World Register of Marine Species (AphiaID: 139517).
Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Dendrodoris. From Greek word dendros (tree) and Doris, a sea nymph in Greek mythology.
  • Herytra. Latinization of the ancient Greek adjective “erytros” which means red, the most common colour in the adults of this species.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Dendrodoris herytra
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: Dendrodoris herytra

    Cantabria: Ávila Escartín (1993, as D. grandiflora). Galicia: Ortea (1977c, as D. limbata and D. grandiflora), Rolán, Otero and Rolán-Álvarez (1989, as D. grandiflora), Valdés et al. (1996). Portugal: Gavaia et al. (2004), Calado et al. (2003). Andalucía (Atl.): Valdés et al. (1996), Cervera (unpubl. data). Gibraltar: García-Gómez (1984a, as Dendrodoris sp., 2002). Andalucía (Med.): Valdés et al. (1996). Canarias: Valdés et al. (1996), Ortea et al. (2001), Moro et al. (2003). Madeira: Valdés et al. (1996), Wirtz (1999). Azores: ? Bergh (1892, as Doriopsis limbata), Odhner (1931, as Dendrodoris grandiflora), Valdés et al. (1996), Villena et al. (1997), Wirtz (1995a, as Dendrodoris n. sp., 1998), Ávila et al. (1998), Ávila (2000), Malquias (2001).

    General: Valdes & Ortea, in Valdes, Ortea, Avila, & Ballesteros, 1996:25[P]

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

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) "Dendrodoris herytra" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 04/10/2013, Accessed: 20/04/2018 at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/Eby3y)

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