Ceratosoma gracillimum

Semper in Bergh, 1876

» If you find this species has been misidentified, please let us know

Ceratosoma gracillimum from Pulau Hantu, Singapore
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: This name is used because there seems to be a complete absence of a mantle brim (= sharp mantle margin) between the head and the lateral lobes, which is the diagnostic feature for Ceratosoma gracillimum. This certainly appears to be the case on the animal’s right side, but it cannot be checked on the left side because the rhinophore is blocking the view. However, given the locality, this might be just another colour form of Ceratosoma trilobatum.
 

Location:Pulau Hantu, Singapore
Photographer:Ivan Choong
Camera:Olympus EVOLT E-500View EXIF properties
Taken on:October 28, 2007
Viewed:5311 times
Posted:9 years ago
Updated:9 years ago

« Cratena lineata | Other photos verified by Richard Willan | Aplysia oculifera »

 

Other photos of Ceratosoma gracillimum

Ceratosoma gracillimum from Anilao, PhilippinesIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 4136 times
Ceratosoma gracillimum from Bali, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Dave Behrens
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 5325 times
Ceratosoma gracillimum from Lembeh, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 4300 times
Ceratosoma gracillimum from Lembeh, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 4074 times
Ceratosoma gracillimum from Koh Rok, ThailandIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 4355 times
Ceratosoma gracillimum from Manado, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 3846 times
Ceratosoma gracillimum from Lembeh, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 3932 times
Ceratosoma gracillimum from Lembeh, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 3997 times
Ceratosoma gracillimum from Lembeh, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 3919 times
Ceratosoma gracillimum from Lembeh, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 3876 times
Ceratosoma gracillimum from Redang, MalaysiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 4712 times
Ceratosoma gracillimum from Komodo, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 4671 times
 

Species similar to Ceratosoma gracillimum

Ceratosoma tenue from Lembeh, Indonesia
(136 photos)
 

Scientific Classification

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