Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Gastropoda > Subclass Heterobranchia > Infraclass Opisthobranchia > Order Nudibranchia > Suborder Dexiarchia > Infraorder Aeolidida > Superfamily Flabellinoidea > Family Flabellinidae > Genus Flabellina

Flabellina verrucosa (M. Sars, 1829)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

FlabellinaGray, 1833accepted genus name
Coryphella Gray, 1850 synonym
Coryphellina O'Donoghue, 1929 synonym

Species group names

Coryphella robusta Trinchese, 1874 synonym
Coryphella rufibranchialis (Johnston, 1832) synonym
Coryphella rufibranchialis cocholata Balch, 1908 synonym
Coryphella verrucosa (Sars M., 1829) synonym
Eolidia embletoni Johnston, 1835 synonym
Eolidia verrucosa Sars M., 1829 synonym
Eolis diversa Couthouy, 1839 synonym
Eolis mananensis Stimpson, 1853 synonym
Eolis rufibranchialis Johnston, 1832 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 English: red-finger aeolis


basis of record

Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (Ed.) (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp.

additional source

Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp.

additional source

Rosenberg, G. 2004. Malacolog Version 3.3.2: Western Atlantic gastropod database. The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA.

additional source

Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM)

additional source

Turgeon, D.; Quinn, J.F.; Bogan, A.E.; Coan, E.V.; Hochberg, F.G.; Lyons, W.G.; Mikkelsen, P.M.; Neves, R.J.; Roper, C.F.E.; Rosenberg, G.; Roth, B.; Scheltema, A.; Thompson, F.G.; Vecchione, M.; Williams, J.D. (1998). Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: mollusks. 2nd ed. American Fisheries Society Special Publication, 26. American Fisheries Society: Bethesda, MD (USA). ISBN 1-888569-01-8. IX, 526 + cd-rom pp.

additional source

Linkletter, L.E. 1977. A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68 p.

additional source

Trott, T.J. 2004. Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist (Special Issue 2): 261 - 324.

additional source

Abbott R. T. (1974) American seashells. The marine mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific coast of North America. ed. 2. Van Nostrand, New York. 663 pp., 24 pls. [October 1974]

additional source

ITIS database





External Links

Barcode of Life (37 barcodes)
Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications)
GenBank (29 nucleotides; 20 proteins)


Gofas, S. (2014). Flabellina verrucosa (M. Sars, 1829). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153507




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