Phyllidia ocellata

Cuvier, 1804

Also known as: Phyllidia undula

» If you find this species has been misidentified, please let us know

Phyllidia ocellata from Koh Tao, Thailand
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: An extraordinarily atypical individual without any black pigment on the mantle whatsoever. A second individual of this remarkable colour form is shown on page 265 of Nudibranchs of the World by Helmut Debelius and Rudie Kuiter. That individual was also from the Gulf of Thailand.
 

Comment from the photographer: I need help in identifying this species. It loons like a Phyllidia species.
 

Location:Koh Tao, Thailand
Photographer:Benjamin Naden
Camera:Olympus C7070 Wide ZoomView EXIF properties
Taken on:July 18, 2008
Viewed:4293 times
Posted:9 years ago
Updated:9 years ago

« Cerberilla pungoarena | Other nudibranch photos (page 2790) | Hydatina physis »

 

Other photos of Phyllidia ocellata

Phyllidia ocellata from Lembeh, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2775 times
Phyllidia ocellata from PNG
Location: PNG
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2857 times
Phyllidia ocellata from North Sulawesi, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2765 times
Phyllidia ocellata from Vietnam
Location: Vietnam
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2693 times
Phyllidia ocellata from Anilao, Philippines
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2967 times
Phyllidia ocellata from Bali, Indonesia
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2749 times
Phyllidia ocellata from Bali, Indonesia
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2726 times
Phyllidia ocellata from Bali, Indonesia
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2572 times
Phyllidia ocellata from Bali, Indonesia
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2662 times
Phyllidia ocellata from Bali, Indonesia
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2583 times
Phyllidia ocellata from Pulau Seribu, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2755 times
Phyllidia ocellata from Pulau Seribu, Indonesia
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2893 times
 

Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Phyllidiidae
Species:Phyllidia ocellata