Risbecia pulchella

(Ruppell & Leuckart, 1828)

Also known as: Risbecia ghardaqana

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Risbecia pulchella from Fujairah, United Arab Emirates
 

Thanks to Gordon T. Smith for suggesting identification for this species

Comment from the photographer: I thought this might be Risbecia imperialis. It was about 10cm long and at 25 meters depth.
 

Comment from Gordon T. Smith: I frequently find pairs of R. pulchella off the east coast of UAE, and occasionally single ones.

Location:Fujairah, United Arab Emirates
Photographer:Simon Richer
Taken on:August 20, 2012
Viewed:974 times
Posted:5 years ago
Updated:4 years ago

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Scientific Classification

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