Phestilla melanobrachia

Bergh, 1874

Phestilla melanobrachia
Photographed by: Dave Peltier

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Aeolidina
Family:Tergipedidae
Species:Phestilla melanobrachia

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #10705
An individual of the dark green/brown colour form.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #7822
An individual of the golden colour form

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #7446
Golden colour form.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #7447
Golden colour form.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #7678
A juvenile individual of the dark colour form.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #3935
An individual of the dark brown colour form. The anterior cerata on the left side have been autotomised sometime in the past and are regenerating. The pink coils on the right side are the egg sacs of internal copepod parasites.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #3942
An individual of the dark brown colour form. The anterior cerata on the left side have been autotomised sometime in the past and are regenerating.

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Phestilla melanobrachia from Perhentian, Malaysia
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