Phyllidia guamensis

(Brunckhorst, 1993)

Also known as: Fryeria guamensis

Phyllidia guamensis
Photographed by: Bob Abela

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Phyllidiidae
Species:Phyllidia guamensis

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #1573
This is (what’s now called) Phyllidia guamensis. It is a very interesting photo. Three individuals are on top of each other in this photo. Maybe they are feeding on the same food or this gathering is a prelude to mating?

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Pictures of Phyllidia guamensis

Phyllidia guamensis from Coron, PhilippinesIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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