Risbecia apolegma

Yonow, 2001

Also known as: Hypselodoris apolegma

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Risbecia apolegma from Fakfak, Indonesia
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: The characteristic pattern for this species – an intermixing of purple and white spots – is clearly visible around the front of the mantle.

Previous comment from Dr. Nathalie Yonow: Risbecia apolegma and it is laying eggs
 

Location:Fakfak, Indonesia
Photographer:Graham Abbott
Camera:Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T20View EXIF properties
Taken on:January 18, 2008
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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:Risbecia apolegma