A preliminary catalogue of natural substances of opisthobranch molluscs from western Mediterranean and near Atlantic
Conxita Ávila

A list of opisthobranch molluscs species from the western Mediterranean and nearby Atlantic is presented. These species have natural products that are of interest because of their chemical structure, origin and/or function in benthic ecosystems. This review contains data on the origin and activity of these molecules, collection sites of the animals, and their bibliographic references. A discussion of these subjects is also included.

Keywords: Natural products, opisthobranch molluscs, chemical ecology, western Mediterranean, near Atlantic.
Contents of this volume Sci. Mar. 56(4) : 373-382 Back PDF
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