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Free Content Review of Western Atlantic Elysiidae (Opisthobranchia Ascoglossa) with a Description of a New Elysia Species

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A key and morphological and comparative notes on the species of Elysiidae found in the western Atlantic warm waters with some remarks on species from other regions are given. Elysia halimedae Baba, 1957, and Burn, 1972, not identical with Elysia halimedae Macnae, 1954, is given the name Elysia macnaei new species. Elysia patina from Miami is described as a new species.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: 1980-01-01

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