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Asteronotus cespitosus

(Hasselt, J.C. van, 1824) Body size to 250 mm Tropical Indo-W Pacific
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA HETEROBRANCHIA EUTHYNEURA RINGIPLEURA
OrderNUDIPLEURA NUDIBRANCHIA DORIDINA DORIDOIDEA
SuperFamilyDORIDOIDEA
FamilyDISCODORIDIDAE DISCODORIDINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Philippine Marine MollusksVol. 3, Pl. 828/1-5
Nudibranchs of the Worldp 254
Rec. W. Aust. Mus.Supp. 69, Systematics & Evolution of Opisthbranchs, p 88/E-F
The Sea Slug Forum
Synonyms
Doris vesiculosa Ehrenberg, C.G. MS
Asteronotus hemprichi Ehrenberg, C.G., 1831
Symb. Phys. Icon. Descr. Anim. Evert.Decas 1. Mollusca
Actinodoris mauritiana Quoy, H.E.T. & J.P. Gaimard, 1832
Voy. "L'Astrolabe"Vol. 2, p 269
Doris cerebralis Gould, A.A., 1852
US Expl. Exped. Charles WilkesVol. 12, p 292, 298
Doris exanthemata Kelaart, E.F., 1858 : Sri Lanka
J. Roy. Asiatic Soc., Ceylon Br., ColomboVol. 3/1, p 95
Doris foetida Pease, W.H., 1860 : Hawaii
Proc. Zool. Soc. LondonVol. 28, p 31
Doris mabilla "Bergh, L.S.R." Abraham, P.S., 1877
Proc. Zool. Soc. Londonp 249
Asteronotus bertrana Bergh, L.S.R., 1878
Reisen im Archipel der PhilippinenZweite Teil, Band 2, Theil 2, Heft 14, p 629
Asteronotus mabilla Bergh, L.S.R., 1878 : Vietnam
Reisen im Archipel der PhilippinenZweite Teil, Band 2, Theil 2, Heft 14, p 644
Doris crescentica Collingwood, C., 1881
Trans. Linn. Soc. Londonser. 2, 2(2), p 126
Asteronotus fuscus O'Donoghue, C.H., 1924 : W Australia
J. Linn. Soc. LondonVol. 35, p 551
Asteronotus brassica Allan, J.K., 1932 : Australia
Australian ZoologistVol. 7/2, p 93
Asteronotus madrasensis O'Donoghue, C.H., 1932 : S India
Proc. Malac. Soc. LondonVol. 20, p 158
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Mollusques de l'Île de la Réunion
2 Kwajalein Underwater
3 Kwajalein Underwater
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