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Diversidoris flava which has an orange-red mantle border and
Noumea laboutei which has red gills and rhinophores.
It was posted on 7 July 2003 at these websites as Noumea crocea Rudman, 1986
R.F. Johnson & Gosliner (2012) moved it to the genus Diversidoris Rudman, 1987.
Rebecca Fay Johnson & Terrence M. Gosliner. 2012.
Traditional Taxonomic Groupings Mask Evolutionary History:
A Molecular Phylogeny and New Classification of the Chromodorid Nudibranchs. online at
More information on Diversidoris crocea as Noumea crocea are on Bill Rudman's Sea-Slug Forum!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2017), published 9 April 2017, Diversidoris crocea (Rudman, 1986)
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Doridina/Diversidoris_crocea.htm