Hypselodoris midatlantica

Gosliner, 1990

Also known as: Hypselodoris tricolor

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Hypselodoris midatlantica from Portofino, Italy
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: A typical individual from the western Mediterranean Sea. H. midatlantica is one of a group of similarly-coloured blue chromodorids centred in the eastern Atlantic Ocean. In Hypselodoris midatlantica, there is a mid-dorsal longitudinal stripe, the mantle has a yellow marginal band and there is a series of pale blue spots in between. This species was widely known in nudibranch literature under the name Hypselodoris tricolor.
 

Taken in Rapallo (National Park of Portofino) 20 km south of Genoa.
 

Location:Portofino, Italy
Photographer:Daniela Wolf
Camera:Nikon D200View EXIF properties
Taken on:August 16, 2007
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Posted:9 years ago
Updated:9 years ago

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Scientific Classification

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