Facelina olivacea

(Macnae, 1954)

Facelina olivacea
Photographed by: Guido Zsilavecz

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

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #2989
This species of aeolid, which is endemic to the Cape Province of South Africa, is characterised by the white speckles on the back, annulate rhinophores, very long oral tentacles, and brown or green cerata.

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Pictures of Facelina olivacea

Facelina olivacea from Cape Town, South Africa
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Facelina olivacea from Cape Town, South AfricaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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