Melibe cf. ocellata

Bergh, 1888

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Melibe cf. ocellata from Perhentian, Malaysia
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: This seems to be the only tropical species of Melibe with tall pointed cerata without any pustules or papillae on them. The oral hood is relatively small.
 

Location:Perhentian, Malaysia
Photographer:Ronnie Ng
Camera:Olympus EVOLT E-20View EXIF properties
Taken on:October 14, 2006
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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:Dendronotina
Family:Tethydidae
Species:Melibe ocellata