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The nudibranch Goniodoris nodosa, Gulen Dive Resort, Norway.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia

clade Euthyneura
clade Nudipleura
clade Nudibranchia
clade Euctenidiacea
clade Doridacea

Superfamily: Onchidoridoidea
Family: Goniodorididae
Genus: Goniodoris
Forbes & Goodsir, 1839 [1]

Goniodoris is a genus of sea slugs, specifically dorid nudibranchs, marine gastropod molluscs in the family Goniodorididae.


Species within the genus Goniodoris include:[2]

Species names currently considered to be synonyms:

Species transferred to other genera:


  1. ^ FORBES, E., & John GOODSIR (1839). "Notice of zoological researches in Orkney and Shetland during the month of June 1839.". Athenaeum 618: 647. 
  2. ^ Gofas, S. (2014). Goniodoris Forbes & Goodsir, 1839. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138040 on 2014-10-20
  3. ^ Alder, J. & Hancock, A (1845). "Notice of a new genus and several new species of nudibranchiate Mollusca.". Annals & Magazine of Natural History 16: 311–316. 
  4. ^ Gosliner, T.M. 1987. Nudibranchs of Southern Africa ISBN 0-930118-13-8
  5. ^ Bill Rudman (2002). "oldest name for G. glabra and G. joubini.". Sea Slug Forum. Retrieved 2009-11-29.