Plakobranchoidea

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Plakobranchoidea
Lettuce Sea Slug 11-03-2006.jpg
Elysia crispata in the family Plakobranchidae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia
clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
clade Sacoglossa
clade Plakobranchacea
Superfamily: Plakobranchoidea
Gray, 1840
Families

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Plakobranchoidea is a taxonomic superfamily of sea slugs, marine gastropod mollusks within the clade Sacoglossa.[1][2]

Families[edit]

Families within the superfamily Plakobranchoidea include:

Synonyms
  • Actaeonidae : synonym of Plakobranchidae
  • Elysiidae: synonym of Plakobranchidae
  • Gascoignellidae :synonym of Platyhedylidae
  • Placobranchidae: synonym of Plakobranchidae

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2012). Plakobranchoidea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=411959 on 2012-03-08
  2. ^ Bouchet, P. & Rocroi, J.-P. (2005). "Classification and Nomenclator of Gastropod Families". Malacologia. 47 (1-2).