Phestilla melanobrachia

Bergh, 1874

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Phestilla melanobrachia from North East Coast, Taiwan
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: An individual of the dark brown colour form. The anterior cerata on the left side have been autotomised sometime in the past and are regenerating. The pink coils on the right side are the egg sacs of internal copepod parasites.
 

Location:North East Coast, Taiwan
Photographer:Dave Peltier
Camera:Unknown Unknown › View EXIF properties
Taken on:February 17, 2008
Viewed:2445 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:Aeolidina
Family:Tergipedidae
Species:Phestilla melanobrachia