Notobryon thompsoni

Pola, Camacho-Garcia & Gosliner, 2012

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Notobryon thompsoni from Cape Town, South Africa
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: This dendronotid nudibranch is characterised by the relatively small, paired, paddle-like processes laterally and vivid blue patches. When disturbed, it swims by thrashing its body from side-to-side.
 

Location:Cape Town, South Africa
Photographer:Guido Zsilavecz
Camera:Canon PowerShot A75View EXIF properties
Taken on:November 13, 2005
Viewed:1655 times
Posted:9 years ago
Updated:4 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Dendronotina
Family:Scyllaeidae
Species:Notobryon thompsoni