Geitodoris planata

(Alder & Hancock, 1846)

Geitodoris planata
Photographed by: Martijn Spierenburg

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Dorididae
Species:Geitodoris planata

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #6821
A nice photo of a typical individual.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #4861
This dorid nudibranch is characterised externally by the row of about 5 star-shaped white patches, each centred on a small white pustule, down each side of the mantle from behind the rhinophores to the level of the gills.

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Pictures of Geitodoris planata

Geitodoris planata from Arrábida Natural Park, Portugal
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