Chromodoris boucheti

Rudman, 1982

Chromodoris boucheti
Photographed by: Debbie Woods

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

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #32016
This is an important new record for the Philippines. The black bases of the gills are characteristic of Chromodoris boucheti. Incidentally, the genital organs are everted on the right side.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #23959
The black on the gills, and the orange gills and rhinophores point to boucheti. The irregular orange paches around the margin is not uncommon. This is a first record for the East African coast.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #14123
Only known from the Comoros and Maldives!

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Pictures of Chromodoris boucheti

Chromodoris boucheti from Zanzibar, Tanzania
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Chromodoris boucheti from Malindi, Kenya
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