Glossodoris electra

Rudman, 1990

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Glossodoris electra from Okinawa, Japan
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: At present, there is little to distinguish between Ardeadoris egretta, Glossodoris electra, Glossodoris averni, and other unnamed species of the species complex that are very similar externally. So I use the simple rule – if an individual has completely white gills it has to be Ardeadoris egretta. This individual has brown gills, so it must be a species other than Ardeadoris egretta.
 

Taken off Zanpamisaki, near the village of Yomitan, on the main island of Okinawa.
 

Location:Okinawa, Japan
Photographer:Jon Ellis
Camera:Unknown Unknown › View EXIF properties
Taken on:January 9, 2008
Viewed:1692 times
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:Glossodoris electra