Hypselodoris regina

Marcus & Marcus, 1970

Hypselodoris regina
Photographed by: Guido Zsilavecz

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Chromodorididae
Species:Hypselodoris regina

Comment from Terry Gosliner on photo #4910
What is cool is there is also another chromodorid next to it that looks like an undescribed Thorunna that we have found in Madagascar.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #3093
This photo shows the raised pocket around the gills clearly.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #3085
This photo shows the raised pocket around the gills clearly.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #1869
Though it is not well shown in this photo, this species is one of the group of Hypselodoris with a raised branchial pocket. Its pattern of longitudinal lines mimics that of the Chromodoris quadricolor species group (i.e., Chromodoris quadricolor, Chromodoris elisabethina, Chromodoris hamiltoni, etc), but it is not closely related to this species group.

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Pictures of Hypselodoris regina

Hypselodoris regina from Ponta Malongane, MozambiqueIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Posted 9 years ago
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Hypselodoris regina from Ponta Malongane, MozambiqueIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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Hypselodoris regina from Ponta Malongane, MozambiqueIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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Hypselodoris regina from Ponta Malongane, MozambiqueIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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Hypselodoris regina from Ponta Malongane, MozambiqueIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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Hypselodoris regina from Sodwana Bay, South AfricaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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Hypselodoris regina from Ponta Malongane, MozambiqueIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Posted 9 years ago
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Hypselodoris regina from Sodwana Bay, South AfricaIdentification reviewed by Terry Gosliner
Posted 9 years ago
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Hypselodoris regina from Tofo, MozambiqueIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
Posted 8 years ago
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Hypselodoris regina from Tofo, MozambiqueIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
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Hypselodoris regina from Malindi, KenyaIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
Location: Malindi, Kenya
Posted 7 years ago
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Hypselodoris regina from Malindi, KenyaIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
Location: Malindi, Kenya
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