Trinchesia rubescens

(Picton & Brown, 1978)

Trinchesia rubescens
Photographed by: Anthony Holley

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Aeolidina
Family:Tergipedidae
Species:Trinchesia rubescens

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #28893
This species of aeolid nudibranch is characterised by the oral tentacles that have opaque white pigment along their dorsal surfaces, and by the maroon-red pigment at the bases of the cerata.

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Pictures of Trinchesia rubescens

Trinchesia rubescens from Scotland, UKIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Scotland, UK
Posted 7 years ago
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Trinchesia rubescens from Oosterschelde, Netherlands
Posted 5 years ago
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