Hypselodoris infucata

(Rüppell & Leuckart, 1830)

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Hypselodoris infucata from Bali, Indonesia
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: Clearly the presence of dark purple on the rhinophoral stalks isn’t a consistent character for only Hypselodoris kanga because some of these animals in this batch of Hypselodoris infucata have them too (photos #2380, #131, #1718, #0238). So the shape of the gills and spots on the gills are the best characters to tell them apart.
 

Congratulation to Monica to have this photo chosen for Neville Coleman's Nudibranchs Encyclopedia book cover. Please note that the correct location is Bali instead of Seychelles
 

Location:Bali, Indonesia
Photographer:Monica Hutadjulu
Camera:Canon PowerShot S80View EXIF properties
Taken on:September 30, 2006
Viewed:6945 times
Posted:10 years ago
Updated:8 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Chromodorididae
Species:Hypselodoris infucata