Phyllidiella nigra

(van Hasselt, 1824)

Phyllidiella nigra
Photographed by: Anouk Houben

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

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #8072
A juvenile individual

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #3473
I think this is probably nigra because of the isolated tubercles.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #1252
I think this is Phyllidiella nigra, with more isolated tubercles. The clumps are much smaller, and there is no central groups of tubercles as in Phyllidiella pustulosa.

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Phyllidiella nigra from Dumaguete, Philippines
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