Mourgona borgninii

Mourgona borgninii (Trinchese, 1896)

Mourgona borgninii 4mm @ Playa de la Laja, Gran Canaria, Spain 1m 6.05.2018 by Alberto Navarro

Taxonomy
 

Superdomain

Biota  

 

Kingdom

Animalia  

 

Phylum

Mollusca  

 

Class

Gastropoda  

 

Subclass

Heterobranchia  

 

Infraclass

Euthyneura  

 

Subterclass

Tectipleura  

 

Superorder

Sacoglossa  

 

Superfamily

Plakobranchoidea  

 

Family

Hermaeidae  

 

Genus

Mourgona  

 

Species

Mourgona borgninii  (Trinchese, 1896)

 
 Classification according to Bouchet et al. (2017)
Taxonomic source: World Register of Marine Species (AphiaID: 1263843).
Synonyms

  • Phyllobranchus borgninii Trinchese, 1896
  • Polybranchia borgninii (Trinchese, 1896)
  • Jenseneria borgninii (Trinchese, 1896)

Description

Biology

Etymology

  • Mourgona. Genus proposed by Marcus & Marcus (1970) of unknown origin.
  • Borgninii. Probably dedicated to Giuseppe Borgnini (1824–1911) an Italian politician. He was a senator of the Kingdom of Italy in the sixteenth legislature.

Distribution

Known georeferenced records of the species: Mourgona borgninii
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

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) "Mourgona borgninii" in OPK-Opistobranquis, Published: 11/09/2014, Accessed: 22/10/2018 at (https://opistobranquis.info/en/z41dO)

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