Phyllidiella pustulosa

(Cuvier, 1804)

Also known as: Phyllidia melanocera

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Phyllidiella pustulosa from Marsa Alam, Egypt
Identification verified by Nathalie Yonow
 

Identification is verified by Nathalie Yonow, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Nathalie Yonow: This is a juvenile - long ago, I also thought it was a different species. One of the few species whose juveniles are not identical to adults.
 

Location:Marsa Alam, Egypt
Photographer:Stanislav Denissyuk
Camera:Canon PowerShot G11View EXIF properties
Taken on:February 18, 2010
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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:Phyllidiidae
Species:Phyllidiella pustulosa