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This species was posted on 18 February 2011 at these websites as Dermatobranchus sp. J Genus: van Hasselt, 1824,
and changed on 29 July 2011 into Dermatobranchus sp. 10 Genus: van Hasselt, 1824.
Its appearance is very variable, that is why it is 3 times in IPN:
as Dermatobranchus sp. 9 at page 311,
as Dermatobranchus sp. 18 at page 314, and
as Dermatobranchus sp. 21 at page 315 (very similar to the above pictures)
Gosliner, Terrence M. & Fahey, Shireen J., 2011, Previously undocumented diversity and abundance of cryptic species: a phylogenetic analysis of Indo-Pacific Arminidae Rafinesque, 1814 (Mollusca: Nudibranchia) with descriptions of 20 new species of Dermatobranchus.
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 2011 February; 161(2): 245–356.
This text is completely online at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3073124/
Gosliner, Terrence M., David W. Behrens & Ángel Valdés. 2008. Indo-Pacific Nudibranchs and Sea Slugs. Sea Challengers Natural History Books.
Gig Harbor, Washington. 426 pp.
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2019), published 18 January 2019, Dermatobranchus funiculus Gosliner & Fahey, 2011
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Cladobranchia/Dermatobranchus_funiculus.htm