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Chromodorididae

Chromodoris hamiltoni

Description:

Observe the mating postule sticking out on the side. The similarity with C elisabethina from Indonesian and Australian reefs are striking

Habitat:

Deep sea reef 25-28m of the coast at Inhambane, Mozambique

Notes:

Phylum: Mollusca Class: Gastropoda Subclass: Opisthobranchia Order: Nudibranchia Suborder: Doridina Family: Chromodorididae

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Chromodoris hamiltoni
Chromodoris hamiltoni Chromodoris hamiltoni from Zavora, Mozambique » Nudi Pixel


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5 Comments

ChrisP
ChrisP 7 years ago

Thank you Adarsha

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 7 years ago

Very beautiful spot !

ChrisP
ChrisP 7 years ago

Gerardo, I can see why you initially ID'd as C elisabethina

Beauty !

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Beautiful!

ChrisP
Spotted by
ChrisP

Inhambane, Mozambique

Spotted on Jan 6, 2009
Submitted on Jun 6, 2013

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