Supriya Ghosh

Goniobranchus hintuanensis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Doridoidea
Genus  Goniobranchus
Higher classification  Chromodoris
Phylum  Mollusca
Family  Chromodorididae
Scientific name  Chromodoris hintuanensis
Rank  Species
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Similar  Chromodoris, Nudibranch, Goniobranchus geometricus, Goniobranchus albonares, Goniobranchus verrieri

Goniobranchus hintuanensis is a species of colorful sea slug, a dorid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Chromodorididae.

Distribution

This species was described from Balayan Bay, Luzon, Philippines. It has been reported from the Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, Thailand, Burma and Sri Lanka. Specimens from the Indian Ocean differ in having yellow spots in the paler patches of the dorsal pattern.

References

Goniobranchus hintuanensis Wikipedia


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