Styliola subula

Styliola subula (Quoy & Gaimard, 1827)

Styliola subula 7 mm (Pacific population) by Pauline Fiene
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Taxonomy

 

Superdomain

Biota  

 

Kingdom

Animalia  

 

Phylum

Mollusca  

 

Class

Gastropoda  

 

Subclass

Heterobranchia  

 

Infraclass

Euthyneura  

 

Subterclass

Tectipleura  

 

Order

Pteropoda  

 

Suborder

Euthecosomata  

 

Superfamily

Cavolinioidea  

 

Family

Creseidae  

 

Genus

Styliola  

 

Species

Styliola subula  (Quoy & Gaimard, 1827)

 
 Classification according to Bouchet et al. (2017)
Taxonomic source: World Register of Marine Species (AphiaID: 139048).
Synonyms

  • Cleodora (Creseis) spinifera Rang, 1828 
  • Cleodora recta Blainville, 1825
  • Cleodora subula Quoy & Gaimard, 1827 (original)
  • Cleodora subulata Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
  • Creseis spinifera Rang, 1828
  • Styliola recta Gray, 1850

Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Styliola. From Latin “stylus”, column, pillar, stylus, pencil, iron pen.
  • Subula. From Latin “subula”, shoemaker’s awl.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Styliola subula
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: Styliola subula

    Portugal: Locard (1897, as S. subulata, batthyal). Andalucía (Med.): Rampal (1968), Sánchez-Moyano et al. (2000). Levante: Hidalgo (1917). Catalunya: Ros (1976), Tarruella (2002). Baleares: Locard (1868), Rampal (1963), Altimira (1973). Canarias: Odhner (1931), Nordsieck and García-Talavera (1979), Lozano-Soldevilla and Hernández (1991), Hernández and Jiménez (1993), Hernández, Ferrandis and Lozano Soldevilla (1993), Hernández, Jiménez and Silva (1997a,b), Ortea et al. (2001), Moro et al. (2003).

    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) "Styliola subula" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 13/03/2013, Accessed: 14/11/2018 at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/kcVgi)

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