Trapania scurra Gosliner & Fahey, 2008
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Trapania scurra is characterized by a translucent purple or lavender background
colour of the body, deepening to an opaque blue on the head and posterior tip of the body/ foot.
There are larger opaque cream patches scattered on the body. Each white patch is edged with a thin dark - probably blue - line.
The extra-branchial and extra-rhinophoral processes are especially large and opaque white with two translucent bluish or
brownish bands. The gills and rhinophores are translucent clear with darker bluish-purple edging.
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How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2019), published 1 February 2019, Trapania scurra Gosliner & Fahey, 2008