Discodoris sp.

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Discodoris sp. from South Australia, Australia
 

Comment from the photographer: Dear Nudipixel staff,

I would like to know please if this photo by Stuart Hutchison is an unnamed Rostanga sp., as it is so-named in Bill Rudman's sea slug forum, or an unnamed Discodoris sp. Stuart Hutchison has given approval for me to send you this image. A nudibranch expert from Vicotria in Australia reported this to be an unnamed species in Discodoris, and I note that Neville Coleman also listed an example that looked very much this, as Discodoris paroa from SA and Victoria. Is Discodoris still accepted as a genus name for the southern Australian taxa that used to be included in it? Thanks for your advice.

Regards,
Janine Baker
Marine Ecologist, South Australia

 

Location:South Australia, Australia
Photographer:Stuart Hutchison
Camera:Unknown Unknown › View EXIF properties
Taken on:July 26, 2011
Viewed:544 times
Posted:6 years ago
Updated:5 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Discodorididae
Species:Discodoris sp.