Lamprohaminoea evelinae  Oskars & Malaquias, 2020

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Lamprohaminoea evelinae  Oskars & Malaquias, 2020 has been recently described, published online 8 September 2020.
"Etymology: Named after Evelina Oskars, daughter of T. R. Oskars, born while this research was carried on."
This species was posted at these websites on 31 October 2017 as Haminoea sp. 04  Genus: Turton & Kingston in Carrington, 1830.
Lamprohaminoea evelinae "Animal background colour whitish-translucent; cephalic shield, pallial and parapodial lobes with orange rounded blotches and scattered white pigment; mantle with medium to large orange, round blotches that may fuse, with fine white pigment scattered in between; white pigment can fill up space between blotches.
These species of Haminoea have rounded orange spots of various sizes and are very similar:
Haminoea sp. 02 which has smaller orange spots.
Lamprohaminoea ovalis which differs by its rounded black and purple spots,
Lamprohaminoea cymbalum which differs by broad orange bands and spots surrounded by opaque white
This species is most likely as Haminoea sp. 2 in Gosliner et al. (2015) page 30, and as Haminoea sp. 1 at the Sea Slug Forum.
There are pictures of this species online from Japan, from the Marshall Islands, and from Hawaii.
The website NUDIPIXEL is down, that is the pictures of this species from Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea, from Manado, Indonesia,
and from Green Island, Taiwan are gone.
Gosliner, T.M, D.W. Behrens & Á.Valdés. 2015. Nudibranch &Sea Slug Identification Indo-Pacific.
New World Publications Inc. Jacksonville, FL. 408 pp.
Rudman, W.B., 1999 (March 21) Haminoea sp. 1. [In] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney.
Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/find/hamisp1
Trond R. Oskars & Manuel António E. Malaquias. Systematic revision of the Indo-West Pacific colourful bubble-snails of the
genus Lamprohaminoea Habe, 1952 (Cephalaspidea : Haminoeidae)
Invertebrate Systematics 34(7) 727-756
Available from https://doi.org/10.1071/IS20026
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2020), published 8 October 2020, Lamprohaminoea evelinae  Oskars & Malaquias, 2020
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Cephalaspidea/Lamprohaminoea_evelinae.htm


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