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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.[2]


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. ^ a b Gofas, S. (2015). Goniodoris Forbes & Goodsir, 1839. In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species on 2015-10-20
  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
  • Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels. 50: pp. 180–213.