Taxon profile


Plakobranchidae Gray, 1840

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Opistobranchia - opisthobranchs »  superfamily Plakobranchoidea

Scientific synonyms

Actaeonidae Allman, 1845
Elysiidae Forbes & Hanley, 1851
Placobranchidae Gray, 1840

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

genus Elysia Risso, 1818
genus Elysiella Bergh, 1872
genus Elysiobranchus Pruvot-Fol, 1946
genus Pattyclaya Marcus, 1982
genus Plakobranchus Hasselt, 1824
genus Thuridilla Bergh, 1872

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [f83e5666-8180-4ad0-9695-234d7fc6c680]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Placobranchidae Gray, 1840]
Data retrieved on: 12 July 2015
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Elysiidae]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

Data source info

Jensen K. R. (2007): Biogeography of the Sacoglossa (Mollusca, Opisthobranchia), Bonner zoologische Beiträge 55(2006)(3-4): 255–281
[Data retrieved on: 24 November 2010]

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