WoRMS taxon details

Hexabranchus Ehrenberg, 1828

206859  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206859)

accepted
Genus
Species Hexabranchus morsomus Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1962
Species Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)

Species Hexabranchus adamsii Gray, 1850 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus aneiteumensis Abraham, 1877 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus aneitus Bergh, 1878 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus aureomarginatus Ostergaard, 1955 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus cardinalis (Gould, 1852) accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus digitatus Eliot, 1906 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus faustus Bergh, 1878 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus imperialis Kent, 1897 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus lacer (Cuvier, 1804) accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Species Hexabranchus laciniatus [sic] accepted as Hexabranchus lacer (Cuvier, 1804) accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830) (incorrect subsequent spelling of species epithet)
Species Hexabranchus marginatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832) accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus mauritianus Abraham, 1877 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus nebulosus Pease, 1860 accepted as Dendrodoris nigra (Stimpson, 1855)
Species Hexabranchus orbicularis Abraham, 1877 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus pellucidulus Abraham, 1876 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus plicatus Hägg, 1901 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus praetextus Ehrenberg, 1828 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830) (Declared nomen oblitum under Art. 23.9)
Species Hexabranchus pulchellus Pease, 1860 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus sandwichensis Gray, 1850 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus suezensis Abraham, 1876 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus sumptuosa (Gould, 1852) accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus superba (Gould, 1852) accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
Species Hexabranchus tinkeri Ostergaard, 1955 accepted as Hexabranchus sanguineus (Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)
marine
Ehrenberg, C. G. (1828-1831). Animalia evertebrata exclusis Insectis. Series prima. In: F. G. Hemprich & C. G. Ehrenberg, <i>Symbolae physicae, seu icones et descriptiones Mammalium, Avium, Insectorum et animalia evertebra, quae ex itinere per Africam borealem et Asiam occidentalem studio nova aut illustrata redierunt</i>. 126 pp. (1831), 10 pls (1828)., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/48517135
page(s): Mollusca I, fig. 1; note: Name on legend of plate. Description by Ehrenberg, 1831, Ibid., Animalia Mollusca: folio h [page 2]. [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Hexabranchus Ehrenberg, 1828. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206859 on 2022-05-23
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2004-06-06 22:00:00Z
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2010-10-24 16:13:02Z
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2010-12-02 19:30:49Z
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original description Ehrenberg, C. G. (1828-1831). Animalia evertebrata exclusis Insectis. Series prima. In: F. G. Hemprich & C. G. Ehrenberg, <i>Symbolae physicae, seu icones et descriptiones Mammalium, Avium, Insectorum et animalia evertebra, quae ex itinere per Africam borealem et Asiam occidentalem studio nova aut illustrata redierunt</i>. 126 pp. (1831), 10 pls (1828)., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/48517135
page(s): Mollusca I, fig. 1; note: Name on legend of plate. Description by Ehrenberg, 1831, Ibid., Animalia Mollusca: folio h [page 2]. [details]   

original description  (of Heptabranchus A. Adams, 1848) Adams, A. (1848). Notes from a journal of research into the natural history of the countries visited during the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang, under the command of Captain Sir E. Belcher, C.B. 2: 223-532., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/21979991
page(s): 494. [details]   

original description  (of Rhacodoris Mörch, 1863) Mörch, O. A. L. (1863). Contributions la faune malacologique des Antilles danoises. <em>Journal de Conchyliologie.</em> 11: 21-43., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15338052
page(s): 34 [details]   

basis of record Valdés Á. (2002). A phylogenetic analysis and systematic revision of the cryptobranch dorids (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Anthobranchia). <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 136: 535-636.
page(s): 560-565 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Abraham, P. S. (1876). Notes on some genera of nudibranchiate Mollusca, with notices of a new genus and some hitherto undescribed species, in the collection of the British Museum. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (4) 18: 132-146., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15925135/#page/146/mode/1up
page(s): 134-135 [details]   

additional source Valdés Á. (2002). How many species of <i>Hexabranchus</i> (Opisthobranchia: Dorididae) are there ?. <em>Molluscan Research.</em> 22(3): 289-301., available online at http://www.publish.csiro.au/?act=view_file&file_id=MR02012.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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