Bulbaeolidia alba (Risbec, 1928) [Aeolidiella]

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Bulbaeolidia alba is characterized by the swellings on the translucent white rhinophores and the red line around their base. This line can form a complete ring around the rhinophores or in some case just a line on the posterior side. The body and cerata are white.
Bulbaeolidia alba was posted at these websites on 20 February 2005 as Aeolidiella alba  Risbec, 1928.
I decided on 4 July 2013 to follow Carmona et al. (2013) and moved it into the new genus
Bulbaeolidia  Carmona, Pola, Gosliner & Cervera, 2013
Carmona L., Pola M., Gosliner T.M. & Cervera J.L. 2013. A tale that morphology fails to tell: A molecular
phylogeny of Aeolidiidae (Aeolidida, Nudibranchia, Gastropoda).
PLoS ONE 8(5): e63000. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0063000,
available online at:
More information on Bulbaeolidia alba as Aeolidiella alba are on Bill Rudman's Sea-Slug Forum!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2018), published 22 November 2018, Bulbaeolidia alba (Risbec, 1928)
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Cladobranchia/Bulbaeolidia_alba.htm


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