Pinufius sp.

Pinufius sp.
Photographed by: Lorenzo de Ponti

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Arminina
Family:Pinufiidae
Species:Pinufius sp.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #19627
An undescribed species. This superbly camouflaged nudibranch is living symbiotically on its coral host. The nudibranch’s head is on the left and two of its spawn coils are behind the tail on the right.

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Pictures of Pinufius sp.

Pinufius sp. from Malindi, Kenya
Location: Malindi, Kenya
Posted 8 years ago
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Pinufius sp. from Malindi, KenyaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Malindi, Kenya
Posted 8 years ago
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Pinufius sp. from Malindi, Kenya
Location: Malindi, Kenya
Posted 8 years ago
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Pinufius sp. from Malindi, Kenya
Location: Malindi, Kenya
Posted 8 years ago
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Pinufius sp. from Malindi, Kenya
Location: Malindi, Kenya
Posted 8 years ago
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Pinufius sp. from Bali, Indonesia
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Posted 5 years ago
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