Hypselodoris placida (Baba, 1949) [Glossodoris]

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Hypselodoris placida is characterized by a translucent white mantle with black spots, a submarginal row of blue patches, orange or yellow broken line at mantle edge, orange or yellow edge to gills and upper half of rhinophore clubs.
The above specimen was by Dr. Richard C. Willan identified, thanks!
There are many more pictures of this species from Japan online: here, here, and here.
More information on Hypselodoris placida are on Bill Rudman's Sea-Slug Forum!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2019), published 3 April 2019, Hypselodoris placida (Baba, 1949)
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Doridina/Hypselodoris_placida.htm


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