Hexabranchus sanguineus

(Ruppell & Leuckart, 1828)

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Hexabranchus sanguineus from Tofo, Mozambique
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: This individual displays a most remarkable colour form. I have not seen anything like it ever before.
 

Thanks to Lawrence Neal for suggesting identification for this species

Comment from the photographer: Very Big - 30cm
 

Location:Tofo, Mozambique
Photographer:Lars Persson
Camera:Canon PowerShot G7View EXIF properties
Taken on:October 28, 2008
Viewed:4685 times
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:Hexabranchidae
Species:Hexabranchus sanguineus