Facelina sp. 01  Genus: Alder & Hancock, 1855

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Facelina sp. 01 is characterized by its translucent white body with opaque white spots, the mid dorsal region is white. The smooth rhinophores and oral tentacles are translucent orange at the base, subapical whitish, also with opaque white spots. The cerata are mottled red with a whitish region subapical, the apex is translucent . The Identification was confirmed by David W. Behrens.
It is Facelina sp. 2 in IPN on page 374.
This species was posted on 21 September 2010 at these websites as Facelina sp. A  Genus: Alder & Hancock, 1855, on 12 August 2011 changed into
Facelina sp. 01  Genus: Alder & Hancock, 1855.
For some genera, such as Trinchesia was the alphabet almost through. I had to change the distinguishing alphabetic character into a number. I had chosen 2-digit numbers, even though '01' looks a little bit stupid, and now is only the genus italic written.
Gosliner, Terrence M., David W. Behrens & Ángel Valdés. 2008. Indo-Pacific Nudibranchs and Sea Slugs. Sea Challengers Natural History Books. Gig Harbor, Washington. 426pp.
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2019), published 7 December 2019, Facelina sp. 01  Genus: Alder & Hancock, 1855
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Cladobranchia/Facelina_sp_01.htm


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