Janolus cristatus

(delle Chiaje, 1841)

Janolus cristatus
Photographed by: João Pedro Silva

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Arminina
Family:Zephyrinidae
Species:Janolus cristatus

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #10298
This is a good photograph showing the head in profile because it shows the caruncle (= mid-dorsal crest between the rhinophores) particularly well.

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Pictures of Janolus cristatus

Janolus cristatus from Arrábida Natural Park, PortugalIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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Janolus cristatus from Arrábida Natural Park, Portugal
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