Doto sarsiae

Morrow, Thorpe, & Picton, 1992

Doto sarsiae
Photographed by: Anthony Holley

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Dendronotina
Family:Dotidae
Species:Doto sarsiae

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #28908
A juvenile individual.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #28909
This species of Doto, which feeds on the athecate hydroid Sarsia eximia, is characterised by the pink or peach cerata with maroon-red pigment spots on the ceratal tubercles and on the body, the 5 rows of ceratal tubercles, and by the club-shaped cerata with a blunt terminal tubercle.

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Pictures of Doto sarsiae

Doto sarsiae from Scotland, UKIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Scotland, UK
Posted 7 years ago
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Doto sarsiae from Scotland, UKIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Scotland, UK
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