Polycera maddoxi

Miller, 2005

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Polycera maddoxi from Dusky Sound, New Zealand
Identification verified by Richard Willan

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: This member of the Polyceridae is endemic to New Zealand and previously only known from the 2 type specimens (i.e., holotype plus paratype) plus one photograph. All were from Port Taranaki, New Plymouth, so Dusky Sound represents a major range extension down to Fiordland. This species was described in an issue of a major malacological journal devoted to nudibranchs that I had the pleasure of co-editing.

Location:Dusky Sound, New Zealand
Photographer:Richard Kinsey
Camera:Canon PowerShot A610View EXIF properties
Taken on:February 18, 2010
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Posted:6 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Species:Polycera maddoxi