Tambja morosa

(Bergh, 1877)

Also known as: Tambja kushimotoensis

Tambja morosa
Photographed by: Francesco de Marchi

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Polyceridae
Species:Tambja morosa

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #6011
Wonderful view of that strange sensory organ below the rhinophore.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #16868
Note the pleated sensory organ below the rhinophore and above the oral tentacle.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #13207
I have never seen one looking so "bruised and battered" before.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #18566
Nice variation on a theme!

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #22007
With the bryozoan Bugula.

Comment from Nathalie Yonow on photo #24371
Lamellae on the rhinophores and pleats in the sensory organ are clerly visible in this excellent photo.

Locality:

 

Pictures of Tambja morosa

Tambja morosa from Queensland, AustraliaIdentification reviewed by Marta Pola
Posted 10 years ago
Viewed 2694 times
Tambja morosa from Manado, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Marta Pola
Posted 10 years ago
Viewed 2547 times
Tambja morosa from Lembeh, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Marta Pola
Posted 10 years ago
Viewed 4422 times
Tambja morosa from Raja Ampat, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Marta Pola
Posted 9 years ago
Viewed 2438 times
Tambja morosa from Poor Knights, New ZealandIdentification reviewed by Marta Pola
Posted 9 years ago
Viewed 3474 times
Tambja morosa from Bunaken, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Marta Pola
Posted 9 years ago
Viewed 1983 times
Tambja morosa from Bunaken, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Marta Pola
Posted 9 years ago
Viewed 1986 times
Tambja morosa from Lembeh, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
Posted 9 years ago
Viewed 1899 times
Tambja morosa from Bali, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Posted 9 years ago
Viewed 1519 times
Tambja morosa from Lembeh, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Posted 9 years ago
Viewed 2885 times
Tambja morosa from FijiIdentification reviewed by Nathalie Yonow
Location: Fiji
Posted 9 years ago
Viewed 2206 times
Tambja morosa from Green Island, TaiwanIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Posted 9 years ago
Viewed 2178 times
 
 
« Tambja limaciformis | Species List | Tambja mullineri »