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Elysia chlorotica Gould, 1870

160280  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160280)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Gould, A.A. (1870) Report on the Invertebrata of Massachusetts, Published Agreeably to an Order of the Legislature. Second Edition Comprising the Mollusca. Wright and Potter, Boston, v + 524 pp., pls. 16–27., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3141547
page(s): 255, pl. 17, figs 251-255. [details]   
Type locality contained in Massachusetts  
type locality contained in Massachusetts [details]
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), and Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape...  
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), and Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway) Nova Scotia; USA: Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Florida; Florida: East Florida, West Florida; USA: Texas [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Elysia chlorotica Gould, 1870. Accessed through: Kennedy, M.K., L. Van Guelpen, G. Pohle, L. Bajona (Eds.) (2021) Canadian Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/carms./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160280 on 2021-10-24
Nozères, C., Kennedy, M.K. (Eds.) (2021). Canadian Register of Marine Species. Elysia chlorotica Gould, 1870. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/carms./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160280 on 2021-10-24
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2005-05-31 07:34:34Z
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2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
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original description Gould, A.A. (1870) Report on the Invertebrata of Massachusetts, Published Agreeably to an Order of the Legislature. Second Edition Comprising the Mollusca. Wright and Potter, Boston, v + 524 pp., pls. 16–27., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3141547
page(s): 255, pl. 17, figs 251-255. [details]   

basis of record Krug P.J., Vendetti J.E. & Valdés Á. (2016). Molecular and morphological systematics of <i>Elysia</i> Risso, 1818 (Heterobranchia: Sacoglossa) from the Caribbean region. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4148(1): 1-137., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4148.1.1 [details]   

additional source Rosenberg, G. 2004. Malacolog Version 3.3.2: Western Atlantic gastropod database. The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA., available online at http://www.malacolog.org [details]   

additional source Rosenberg, G.; Moretzsohn, F.; García, E. F. (2009). Gastropoda (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 579–699 <i>in:</i> Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions maximum size of 20 to 30 mm [details]

Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), and Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway) Nova Scotia; USA: Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Florida; Florida: East Florida, West Florida; USA: Texas [details]

Habitat infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LanguageName 
English emerald green sea slugemerald elysiaeastern emerald elysia  [details]
German Smaragd-Samtschnecke  [details]
To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 013394.GP)
To Yale Peabody Mus...
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