Graduate projectPhylogenetic Systematics of the Sea Slug Genus Cyerce Bergh, 1871 Using Molecular and Morphological DataMoreno, KarinaThe genus Cyerce Bergh 1871 is a group of heterobranch sea slugs in the family Caliphyllidae, characterized as having bifid rhinophores, enrolled oral tentacles, multiple leaf-like cerata, and a transverse groove splitting the foot sole of the animal . . .
Graduate projectGenetic and Morphological Analyses Reveal Pseudocryptic Speciation of Micromelo Undatus Bruguière, 1792Feliciano, KendallMicromelo undatus (Bruguière, 1792), represents the only species in the genus Micromelo (Family Aplustridae). This species of "bubble snail" is generally found in warm, tropical and subtropical waters across the globe. Recent work on other globally di . . .
Student ResearchMoreno, KarinaThe genus Cyerce Bergh 1871 is a group of sea slugs in the family Caliphyllidae, characterized by having bifid rhinophores, enrolled oral tentacles, multiple flattened, leaf-like cerata, and a transverse groove splitting the foot sole of the animal tr . . .
Student ResearchThe Slug Within The Bivalve: Reconciliation of Shell-based Taxonomy And Molecular Data In Juliidae (heterobranchia: Sacoglossa)Mccarthy, JenniferJuliidae is a member of the order Sacoglossa, a clade of herbivorous heterobranch gastropods. Juliidae has a complex taxonomic history derived from the fact that these gastropods have bivalve shells. The current taxonomy of Juliidae is largely based o . . .