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Felimare

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Doridoidea
Phylum  Mollusca
Class  Gastropoda
Family  Chromodorididae
Rank  Genus
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Similar  Felimare cantabrica, Felimare tricolor, Felimida, Felimare fontandraui, Felimare villafranca

Felimare cantabrica


Felimare is a genus of sea slugs, dorid nudibranchs, shell-less marine gastropod molluscs in the family Chromodorididae.

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Nudibranch felimare picta off marco island


Taxonomic history

Felimare was described by Eveline & Ernst Marcus in 1967 but treated as a synonym of Hypselodoris until 2012 when it was brought back into use for an eastern Pacific, Atlantic and Mediterranean clade revealed by molecular (DNA) techniques.

Species

Species brought into synonymy
  • Felimare midatlantica (Gosliner, 1990): synonym of Felimare tricolor (Cantraine, 1835)
  • References

    Felimare Wikipedia


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