Dendronotus frondosus

(Ascanius, 1774)

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

Dendronotus frondosus from La Jolla, USA
Identification verified by Gary McDonald
 

Identification is verified by Gary McDonald, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Gary McDonald: Feb 22, 2011: This is definitely not Hancockia californica. The rhinophores and cerata are not the shape of Hancockia californica rhinophores and cerata; and the velar appendages and the general color of the animal do not correspond to Hancockia californica.

Stout, Pola & Valdes (2010:373) suggest the resurrection of the name Dendronotus venustus for eastern Pacific specimens currently
recognized as Dendronotus frondosus.
 

Location:La Jolla, USA
Photographer:Kevin Lee
Camera:Nikon D200View EXIF properties
Taken on:October 15, 2008
Viewed:1084 times
Posted:7 years ago
Updated:6 years ago

« Dirona picta | Other photos taken at La Jolla, USA | Corambe pacifica »

 

Other photos of Dendronotus frondosus

Dendronotus frondosus from NorwayIdentification reviewed by Alexander Martynov
Location: Norway
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 1928 times
Dendronotus frondosus from NorwayIdentification reviewed by Alexander Martynov
Location: Norway
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2083 times
Dendronotus frondosus from Barents Sea, RussiaIdentification reviewed by Alexander Martynov
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2306 times
Dendronotus frondosus from NorwayIdentification reviewed by Alexander Martynov
Location: Norway
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 1928 times
Dendronotus frondosus from California, USAIdentification reviewed by Gary McDonald
Location: California, USA
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 1826 times
Dendronotus frondosus from British Columbia, CanadaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 8 years ago
Viewed 1623 times
Dendronotus frondosus from England, UKIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: England, UK
Updated 8 years ago
Viewed 1718 times
Dendronotus frondosus from Barents Sea, RussiaIdentification reviewed by Alexander Martynov
Updated 8 years ago
Viewed 1502 times
Dendronotus frondosus from Barents Sea, RussiaIdentification reviewed by Alexander Martynov
Updated 8 years ago
Viewed 1568 times
Dendronotus frondosus from White Sea, RussiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 7 years ago
Viewed 1371 times
Dendronotus frondosus from White Sea, RussiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 7 years ago
Viewed 1458 times
Dendronotus frondosus from California, USAIdentification reviewed by Gary McDonald
Location: California, USA
Updated 7 years ago
Viewed 1135 times
 

Species similar to Dendronotus frondosus

 

Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Dendronotina
Family:Dendronotidae
Species:Dendronotus frondosus