Phyllidiopsis sp.

Phyllidiopsis sp.
Photographed by: Lorenzo de Ponti

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Phyllidiidae
Species:Phyllidiopsis sp.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #24259
Half black and half white rhinophores is usually Phyllidiopsis, but this one is certainly a bit strange. maybe Phyllidiella.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #11506
I had a photo of something like this in the book also but without a specimen, no idea. The rhinophores are half white and half black, hence Phyllidiopsis.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #6410
Difficult to tell, but not Phyllidiopsis krempfi. It is impossible to see the mantle margin but Phyllidiella nigra may be closer, or even Phyllidiopsis burni although it doesn't seem to be red enough for Phyllidiopsis burni.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #7828
A juvenile individual of either Phyllidiopsis annae or Phyllidiopsis sphingis – more probably the latter because of the indications of the black radial bars extending from the outer pair of longitudinal lines towards the mantle edges.

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Pictures of Phyllidiopsis sp.

Phyllidiopsis sp. from Anilao, PhilippinesIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Posted 9 years ago
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Phyllidiopsis sp. from Marsa Alam, EgyptIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
Posted 8 years ago
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Phyllidiopsis sp. from Watamu, KenyaIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
Location: Watamu, Kenya
Posted 8 years ago
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Phyllidiopsis sp. from West Java, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
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Phyllidiopsis sp. from Koh Tachai, ThailandIdentification reviewed by Terry Gosliner
Posted 8 years ago
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Phyllidiopsis sp. from Watamu, KenyaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Watamu, Kenya
Posted 8 years ago
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Phyllidiopsis sp. from Watamu, KenyaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Watamu, Kenya
Posted 8 years ago
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Phyllidiopsis sp. from Bunaken, Indonesia
Posted 8 years ago
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Phyllidiopsis sp. from Malindi, Kenya
Location: Malindi, Kenya
Posted 8 years ago
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Phyllidiopsis sp. from Malindi, KenyaIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
Location: Malindi, Kenya
Posted 8 years ago
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Phyllidiopsis sp. from Malindi, Kenya
Location: Malindi, Kenya
Posted 8 years ago
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Phyllidiopsis sp. from Malindi, Kenya
Location: Malindi, Kenya
Posted 7 years ago
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