Chromodoris africana

Eliot, 1904

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Chromodoris africana from Malindi, Kenya
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Thanks to Dustin Morris for suggesting identification for this species

Comment from Dustin Morris: This photo does not really show the distinctive dark smudges connecting the major black lines across the mantle of Chromodoris strigata. Considering the location and there is not blue color of Chromodoris quadricolor, perhaps it is more likely to be Chromodoris africana. Even though there is a hint of white on the mantle edge, it is certainly no more than is shown on many other specimens shown on Nudipixel and confirmed as Chromodoris africana.

Location:Malindi, Kenya
Photographer:Angelo de Faveri
Camera:Olympus EVOLT E-410View EXIF properties
Taken on:September 17, 2009
Viewed:975 times
Posted:8 years ago
Updated:6 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Chromodorididae
Species:Chromodoris africana