Click the thumbnail photos to enhance!
It was originally posted at these websites as Chromodoris albopunctata (Garrett, 1879) [Goniobranchus],
I follow the recent article (published: 10 April 2012)
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
and move Chromodoris albopunctata to the reerected ("rescued from synonymy") genus Goniobranchus Pease, 1866.
More information on Goniobranchus albopunctatus as Chromodoris albopunctata are on Bill Rudman's Sea-Slug Forum!