Hypselodoris picta

(Schultz, 1836)

Also known as: Hypselodoris edenticulata

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

Hypselodoris picta from Florida, USA
Identification verified by Gary McDonald
 

Identification is verified by Gary McDonald, Nudi Pixel expert

Thanks to Vinicius Padula for suggesting identification for this species

Comment from the photographer: I was diving off of Deerfield Beach, FL in relatively shallow water (15-20ft) yesterday. It was about 1.5 to 2 inches long. It appeared Black with yellow stripes, but would reflect back a purple hue when the light hit it properly. I'm relatively new to underwater photography, so unfortunately this was the clearest shot I got of it. Personally, I don't think its publishing quality, but was more interested in identifying it; Simply because I've been unable to do so with my searches.
 

Comment from Vinicius Padula: Considered as a part of Hypselodoris picta complex. This species was also described locally as Hypselodoris edenticulata (White, 1952).

Location:Florida, USA
Photographer:Chris Manko
Camera:Unknown Unknown › View EXIF properties
Taken on:June 7, 2010
Viewed:903 times
Posted:6 years ago
Updated:6 years ago

« Chromodoris macfarlandi | Other photos verified by Gary McDonald | Diaphorodoris lirulatocauda »

 

Other photos of Hypselodoris picta

Hypselodoris picta from Otranto, ItalyIdentification reviewed by Dave Behrens
Location: Otranto, Italy
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2587 times
Hypselodoris picta from Saros, Turkey
Location: Saros, Turkey
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2603 times
Hypselodoris picta from Portofino, ItalyIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2659 times
Hypselodoris picta from Saros, Turkey
Location: Saros, Turkey
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2591 times
Hypselodoris picta from Saros, Turkey
Location: Saros, Turkey
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2653 times
Hypselodoris picta from Portofino, ItalyIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2311 times
Hypselodoris picta from Portofino, ItalyIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 9 years ago
Viewed 2279 times
Hypselodoris picta from Menorca, SpainIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Menorca, Spain
Updated 8 years ago
Viewed 2384 times
Hypselodoris picta from Lesvos, GreeceIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Lesvos, Greece
Updated 8 years ago
Viewed 3083 times
Hypselodoris picta from IsraelIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Israel
Updated 8 years ago
Viewed 3174 times
Hypselodoris picta from Menorca, SpainIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Menorca, Spain
Updated 7 years ago
Viewed 2083 times
Hypselodoris picta from Azores, PortugalIdentification reviewed by Terry Gosliner
Updated 8 years ago
Viewed 2399 times
 

Scientific Classification

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