Rostanga rosi

(Ortea, 1979)

Also known as: Discodoris rosi

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Rostanga rosi from Baleal, Portugal
 

Comment from the photographer: I took this photo in 2004 with a Nikonos V and 1:1 extension tube, so there's no EXIF data. At the time I thought I was looking at a pair of Hypselodoris villafranca mating near a "orange sponge". Later, while looking and the slides I verified this "orange sponge" was indeed a nudibranch. It shows the white rings and caryophyllidia on the mantle characteristic of Rostanga rosi.
 

Location:Baleal, Portugal
Photographer:João Pedro Silva
Camera:Unknown Unknown › View EXIF properties
Taken on:July 22, 2009
Viewed:866 times
Posted:7 years ago
Updated:7 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Dorididae
Species:Rostanga rosi