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Cuthona  Alder and Hancock, 1855
Taxonomic Serial No.: 78617

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 1999   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                   SubclassOpisthobranchia Milne-Edwards, 1848 – opisthobranchs  
                      OrderNudibranchia Blainville, 1814 – nudibranchs, nudibranches  
                         FamilyTergipedidae Bergh, 1889  
                            GenusCuthona Alder and Hancock, 1855  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Cuthona abronia (MacFarland, 1966) – colorful cuthona 
                               Species Cuthona abyssicola (Bergh, 1884)  
                               Species Cuthona albocrusta (MacFarland, 1966) – white-crust cuthona 
                               Species Cuthona amoena (Alder and Hancock, 1845)  
                               Species Cuthona aurantia (Alder and Hancock, 1842) – corange-tip cuthona 
                               Species Cuthona caerulea (Montagu, 1804)  
                               Species Cuthona cocoachroma Williams and Gosliner, 1979 – brown cuthona 
                               Species Cuthona concinna (Alder and Hancock, 1843)  
                               Species Cuthona divae (Er. Marcus, 1961) – rose-pink cuthona 
                               Species Cuthona flavovulta (MacFarland, 1966) – yellowish cuthona 
                               Species Cuthona foliata (Forbes and Goodsir, 1839)  
                               Species Cuthona fulgens (MacFarland, 1966) – black-and-yellow cuthona 
                               Species Cuthona genovae (O'Donoghue, 1926)  
                               Species Cuthona hamanni Behrens, 1987  
                               Species Cuthona lagunae (O'Donoghue, 1926) – orange-face cuthona 
                               Species Cuthona nana (Alder and Hancock, 1842)  
                               Species Cuthona perca (Er. Marcus, 1958) – lake merritt cuthona 
                               Species Cuthona phoenix Gosliner, 1981 – bornagain cuthona 
                               Species Cuthona punicea Millen, 1986  
                               Species Cuthona pustulata (Alder and Hancock, 1854)  
                               Species Cuthona rolleri Behrens and Gosliner, 1988  
                               Species Cuthona rubescens Picton and Brown, 1978  
                               Species Cuthona stimpsoni A. E. Verrill, 1880  
                               Species Cuthona tina (Er. Marcus, 1957)  
                               Species Cuthona veronicae (A. E. Verrill, 1880)  
                               Species Cuthona virens (MacFarland, 1966) – green cuthona 
                               Species Cuthona viridis (Forbes, 1840)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cuthona   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Cuthona   

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