Leminda millecra

Griffiths, 1985

Leminda millecra
Photographed by: Guido Zsilavecz

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Arminina
Family:Charcotiidae
Species:Leminda millecra

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #2978
One of South Africa’s most distinctive and most special endemic nudibranchs. It is recognised by the smooth rhinophores and large, wavy notal brim. The triangular oral veil is just visible above the front of the rounded foot. This juvenile individual is on one of its host, the sea fan Leptogorgia palma. The other food is the purplish soft coral Alcyonium fauri.

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Pictures of Leminda millecra

Leminda millecra from Cape Town, South AfricaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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Leminda millecra from Cape Town, South AfricaIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
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Leminda millecra from Cape Town, South AfricaIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
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Leminda millecra from Port Elizabeth, South AfricaIdentification reviewed by Terry Gosliner
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Leminda millecra from Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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