Glossodoris hikuerensis (Pruvot-Fol, 1954) [Rosodoris]
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Glossodoris hikuerensis is similar in colour and shape to Glossodoris
cincta, and to Glossodoris cf. hikuerensis, but the three bands at the mantle margin are wider and
have different colours. In Glossodoris hikuerensis the outer band
is pale tan, then a whitish band and an inner dark grey band, this three bands often merge into one greyish submarginal band.
Glossodoris cf. hikuerensis has a broad greyish band, mottled with white.
In Glossodoris cincta is the outer band bluish, then a black band and an inner yellow band, the inner black and yellow lines tend to merge into a dull khaki band.
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How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2017), published 2 February 2017, Glossodoris hikuerensis (Pruvot-Fol, 1954)
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Doridina/Glossodoris_hikuerensis.htm