Phidiana newcombi

(Angas, 1864)

Phidiana newcombi
Photographed by: Andrew Newton

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Aeolidina
Family:Facelinidae
Species:Phidiana newcombi

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #4127
Phidiana newcombi is an endemic species to temperate Australia. The colour on the tentacles and body is variable, but there is never any blue pigment on the cerata in contrast to Phidiana indica.

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Phidiana newcombi from Nelson Bay, AustraliaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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