Opisthobranchiate Mollusca from Ghana: Chromodorididae

@article{Edmunds1981OpisthobranchiateMF,
  title={Opisthobranchiate Mollusca from Ghana: Chromodorididae},
  author={Malcolm Edmunds},
  journal={Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society},
  year={1981},
  volume={72},
  pages={175-201}
}
  • M. Edmunds
  • Published 1 June 1981
  • Biology
  • Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society
Abstract Descriptions are given of eight species of Doridoidea belonging to the family Goniodorididae from Ghana, West Africa. There are six species of Okenia of which Okenia impexa Marcus 1957 is known from both sides of the Atlantic, while the other five species are only known from West Africa: Okenia africana n. sp. has many long lateral processes; Okenia ghanensis n. sp. has short lateral processes of variable form, while Okenia species A and species B have not been named as they are known… 
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