Trapania palmula Gosliner & Fahey, 2008
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Trapania palmula is characterized by a a diagonal blue streak on the extrarhinophoral and extrabranchial appendages.
The animal is translucent clear with patches of translucent brown. Scattered all over are small whitish and brown spots and larger white spots on raised tubercles.
The oral tentacles are a translucent light brown with darker blotches and have a whitish base, then an irregular dark, almost black, band.
The rhinophores and gills are are of the same colour as the body.
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How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2018), published 4 September 2018, Trapania palmula Gosliner & Fahey, 2008
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Doridina/Trapania_palmula.htm