Hexabranchus sanguineus

(Ruppell & Leuckart, 1828)

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Hexabranchus sanguineus from Bali, Indonesia
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: A rather small individual. Specimens of Hexabranchus sanguineus from the Indo-Pacific (like this one) have white lateral blotches on the mantle, whereas those from the Red Sea (the type locality) have a completely red mantle.
 

Location:Bali, Indonesia
Photographer:Graham Abbott
Camera:Unknown Unknown › View EXIF properties
Taken on:June 13, 2007
Viewed:6290 times
Posted:9 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:Hexabranchidae
Species:Hexabranchus sanguineus