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Chromodoris reticulata

Chromodoris (Goniobranchus) reticulata/tinctoria

Description:

Goniobranchus reticulatus is a species of colourful sea slug or dorid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Chromodorididae. It grows up to 4.5 cm. It feeds on hydroids. Red reticulate pattern over white.

Habitat:

This marine species occurs off the Philippines. Depth 6-22 m.

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Blogie
Blogie 8 years ago
Goniobranchus reticulatus
Goniobranchus reticulatus Goniobranchus reticulatus - Overview


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3 Comments

Blogie
Blogie 8 years ago

Hi Marta. This is G. reticulatus (formerly known as Chromodoris reticulata). G. tinctorius (formerly known as C. tinctoria) looks very similar, but it's not this one. :)

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

You are right Maria, so I placed it first :-)

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

beautiful; especially like the second photo

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Bohol, Philippines

Spotted on Oct 6, 2012
Submitted on Nov 24, 2012

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