Polycera sp.

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Polycera sp. from Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: An undescribed species. This species is characterised by having 4-6 extra-branchial processes. This is in contrast to the similar-looking species Polycera capensis, which has only 2 extra-branchial processes.

 

Comment from the photographer: Polyera sp.1(Twin-crowned nudibranch)
Reef : Scotsman Reef
Date : 13/12/2008
Time : 10:50
 

Location:Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Photographer:Johan Swanepoel
Camera:Olympus SP560 Ultra ZoomView EXIF properties
Taken on:December 13, 2008
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Posted:8 years ago
Updated:8 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Polyceridae
Species:Polycera sp.