Aplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803)

Spotted sea hare

Aplysia punctata

Concarneau Bay, France, 4 meters, 2011, WBN

Aplysia punctata

Vendée, France, on shore, 2008, AL

Aplysia punctata

Ile de Groix, France, 5 meters, 2011, WBN

Aplysia punctata

Eggs. Isla Ons, Spain, 9 meters, 2011, JS

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Données de distribution : Aplysia punctata (Cuvier, 1803) in GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2021-12-01.


Source : World Register of Marine Species

Biota (Superdomain)
Animalia (Kingdom)
Mollusca (Phylum)
Gastropoda (Class)
Heterobranchia (Subclass)
Euthyneura (Infraclass)
Tectipleura (Subterclass)
Aplysiida (Order)
Aplysioidea (Superfamily)
Aplysiidae (Family)
Aplysia (Genus)
Aplysia punctata (Species)


Text : © 2008 - 2021.

Photos : © Wilfried Bay-Nouailhat, Javier Santiago, Antoine Lepoutre. Published with their kind permission.
Websites and reference works : Consult bibliography

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In writing, December 2008, Description of Aplysia punctata, [On line], consulted on 2021 December 01.


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