Dermatobranchus ornatus

(Bergh, 1874)

Dermatobranchus ornatus
Photographed by: Cesillia Kowijaya

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Arminina
Family:Arminidae
Species:Dermatobranchus ornatus

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #18627
A very startling form, with excess black pigment.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #5114
The orange rings on the tubercles are not very clear but all other characteristics are there.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #18065
I wonder if this is the food? Need to do a bit of digging for identification.

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Pictures of Dermatobranchus ornatus

Dermatobranchus ornatus from Puerto Galera, Philippines
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