Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.


Name Sources Status
nudibranchs Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), uBio Trusted
Sea Slug Paleobiology Database Trusted
Sea Slugs Deniz Martinez Trusted


Name Sources Status
Nudibranquis Eduard Solà Trusted


Name Sources Status
Vapaakiduskotilot Kari Pihlaviita Trusted


Name Sources Status
nudibranches Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), uBio Trusted


Name Sources Status
Nacktkiemer Hans-Martin Braun Trusted


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