Pleurobranchus forskalii

(Rueppell & Leuckart, 1831)

Also known as: Pleurobranchus forskali

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Pleurobranchus forskalii from Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: A juvenile individual.
 

Comment from the photographer: i found this at about 12m on a night dive - no idea from any books or online what this beauty is -
 

Location:Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
Photographer:Twila Midgley
Camera:Canon Digital IXUS 75View EXIF properties
Taken on:March 19, 2008
Viewed:3058 times
Posted:9 years ago
Updated:9 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Pleurobranchida
Family:Pleurobranchidae
Species:Pleurobranchus forskalii