Aeolidia papillosa

(Linnaeus, 1761)

Aeolidia papillosa
Photographed by: Marli Wakeling

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Aeolidina
Family:Aeolidiidae
Species:Aeolidia papillosa

Comment from Gary McDonald on photo #2886
This species can be distinguished by the triangular to crescentic patch of encrusting white to cream in the area between the rhinophores and oral tentacles and in cardiac region

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Aeolidia papillosa from Scotland, UKIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Scotland, UK
Posted 9 years ago
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