Thordisa tahala

Chan & Gosliner, 2006

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Thordisa tahala from Dauin, Philippines
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: I think this is the first photo of this species on Nudi Pixel. It is characterised by the chocolate brown colour and by the low conical papillae on the mantle that are interconnected by low ridges. This is a new record from the Philippines, as this species was previously known from Madagascar, Indonesia and the Marshall Islands.
 

Location:Dauin, Philippines
Photographer:Gordon Tillen
Camera:Canon EOS 5D Mark IIView EXIF properties
Taken on:January 13, 2011
Viewed:585 times
Posted:6 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:Discodorididae
Species:Thordisa tahala