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Hermaea sp. 06  Genus: Lovén, 1844

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Hermaea sp. 06 is characterized by its translucent tan body with large maroon longitudinal patches at the sides and minute white spots. The cerata are translucent with some swellings like tubercles. There is white pigment on the apices of the cerata. The undulating digestive glands are maroon. The rhinophores are translucent with white speckling. The above specimen was by Dr. Richard C. Willan identified, thanks!
To my knowledge is this species not in IPN nor in Gosliner et al. (2015), nor at nudipixel nor elsewhere at the internet.
References:
Gosliner, Terrence M., David W. Behrens & Ángel Valdés. 2008. Indo-Pacific Nudibranchs and Sea Slugs.
Sea Challengers Natural History Books. Gig Harbor, Washington. 426pp.
Gosliner, T.M, D.W. Behrens & Á.Valdés. 2015. Nudibranch &Sea Slug Identification Indo-Pacific.
New World Publications Inc. Jacksonville, FL. 408 pp.
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2018), published 8 January 2018, Hermaea sp. 06  Genus: Lovén, 1844
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Sacoglossa/Hermaea_sp_06.htm