Halgerda terramtuentis

Bertsch & S. Johnson, 1982

Halgerda terramtuentis
Photographed by: Edward Blackshaw

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

Comment from Scott Johnson on photo #12643
This is certainly Halgerda terramtuentis, a species we are pretty sure is endemic to the Hawaiian Islands, where it is moderately common on many reefs.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #6538
A typical individual.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #3220
This dorid nudibranch is endemic to Hawaii.

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Pictures of Halgerda terramtuentis

Halgerda terramtuentis from Kauai, Hawaii, USAIdentification reviewed by Scott Johnson
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