Pleurobranchus mamillatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
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Pleurobranchus mamillatus is a large and tuberculate Pleurobranchidan sea slug, characterized by
bright pink or yellow rings or spots encircling the base of each tubercule. In some specimens
the pink spots are outlined in purple. Some of the tubercules are usually very long, in some specimens none.
Pleurobranchus mamillatus grows up to 25 cm and more.
More information on Pleurobranchus mamillatus are on
Bill Rudman's Sea-Slug Forum!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2016), published 22 July 2016, Pleurobranchus mamillatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
available from http://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Pleurobranchida/Pleurobranchus_mamillatus.htm