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Doto sp. 01  Genus: Oken, 1815

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This is an unidentified or undescribed species of the genus Doto. I call it Doto sp. 01, to distinguish it from other undescribed species of Doto. It is one of a group of similarly coloured species which are still a bit of a puzzle. There may be a number of species, or just some which are very variable in colour.
Doto sp. 01 is characterized by its reddish-brown body, by translucent reddish/pink cerata which have numerous rounded tubercles with orange tips, the apical tubercle has white pigment on it, by brownish-black rhinophores, and by the yellowish-orange margins of the rhinophoral sheaths.
It is Doto sp. 2 in IPN at page 344:
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.
It was posted on 13 Sept. 2003 at these websites as Doto sp. A  Genus: Oken, 1815,
for some genera, such as Trinchesia was the alphabet almost through. I had to change the distinguishing alphabetic character into a number. I have chosen 2-digit numbers, even though '01' looks a little bit stupid, and now is only the genus italic written.
The pictures #3, #4, #5, #6, and #7 were posted before at these websites as Doto sp. B, on 7 August 2011 changed into
Doto sp. 01  Genus: Oken, 1815. I checked on 29 May 2012 the original high resolution picture of Doto sp. 01 (#1) again, now I am convinced, they are the same species.
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2016), published 28 September 2016, Doto sp. 01  Genus: Oken, 1815
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Dexiarchia/Doto_sp_01.htm