Facelina auriculata

(Müller, 1776)

Facelina auriculata
Photographed by: Nuno Vasco Rodrigues

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Aeolidina
Family:Facelinidae
Species:Facelina auriculata

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #28922
A juvenile individual

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #6589
This aeolid nudibranch is characterised by the very long oral tentacles with an opaque white stripe on the dorsal side of the distal half, by the annulate rhinophores, and by the opaque white dashes on the cerata.

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Pictures of Facelina auriculata

Facelina auriculata from Zeeland, NetherlandsIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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