Onchidella nigricans

Onchidella nigricans is a species of small, air-breathing sea slug, a shell-less marine pulmonate gastropod mollusc in the family Onchidiidae.


This species occurs in New Zealand[2]


  • Dayrat, B. (2009) Review of the current knowledge of the systematics of Onchidiidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Pulmonata) with a checklist of nominal species. Zootaxa 2068: 1-26

Further reading

Alfaro, Andrea (2009). "Diet of the pulmonate gastropod Onchidella nigricans in the intertidal rocky shore, New Zealand". Animal Biology 59 (2): 231–240. doi:10.1163/157075609X437736. ISSN 1570-7555.

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