Creseis virgula

Creseis virgula Rang, 1828

Creseis virgula by Russell Hopcroft, UAF
reproduced with permission from (www.cmarz.org)

Taxonomy

 

Superdomain

Biota  

 

Kingdom

Animalia  

 

Phylum

Mollusca  

 

Class

Gastropoda  

 

Subclass

Heterobranchia  

 

Infraclass

Euthyneura  

 

Subterclass

Tectipleura  

 

Order

Pteropoda  

 

Suborder

Euthecosomata  

 

Superfamily

Cavolinioidea  

 

Family

Creseidae  

 

Genus

Creseis  

 

Species

Creseis virgula  (Rang, 1828)

 
 Classification according to Bouchet et al. (2017)
Taxonomic source: World Register of Marine Species (AphiaID: 139035).
 Synonyms

  • Cleodora conoidea Costa A., 1873
  • Cleodora falcata Gould, 1852
  • Cleodora flexa Pfeffer, 1879
  • Cleodora munda Gould, 1852
  • Cleodora placida Gould, 1852
  • Creseis caligula Eschscholtz, 1829
  • Creseis cornucopiae Eschscholtz, 1829
  • Creseis unguis Eschscholtz, 1829
  • Creseis virgula frontieri Rampal, 2002
  • Creseis virgula virgula Rang, 1828
  • Creseis virgulata Locard, 1886
  • Hyalaea corniformis d’Orbigny, 1834
  • Styliola africana Bartsch, 1915 

Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Creseis. From a Greek mythology nymph name.
  • Virgula. From Latin, small rod.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Creseis virgula
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: Creseis virgula

    We have not yet published references for Iberian coasts of: Creseis virgula.

Abundance

    Western Mediterranean:
    Eastern Mediterranean:
    Atlantic Ocean:

More pictures

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Bibliography

Further reading

Cite this article as:

Ballesteros, Manuel, Enric Madrenas, Miquel Pontes (2012-2018) "Creseis virgula" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 13/03/2013, Accessed: 19/08/2018 at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/31vOX)

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