Noumeaella sp. 04  Genus: Risbec, 1937

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Noumeaella sp. 04 is characterized by its solid pale cream colour. The papillate rhinophores are basally pale cream merging into translucent brownish, the oral tentacles are translucent brownish white spots. The cerata are arranged in tight clusters and have tiny papillae.
The identification was confirmed by Dr. Richard Willan, thanks!
To my knowledge are the above pictures the only ones of this species. It is not in IPN nor Gosliner et al. (2015) nor elsewhre at the internet.
Gosliner, Terrence M., David W. Behrens & Ángel Valdés. 2008. Indo-Pacific Nudibranchs and Sea Slugs.
Sea Challengers Natural History Books. Gig Harbor, Washington. 426pp.
Gosliner, T.M, D.W. Behrens & Á.Valdés. 2015. Nudibranch & Sea Slug Identification Indo-Pacific.
New World Publications Inc. Jacksonville, FL. 408 pp.
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2019), published 18 November 2019, Noumeaella sp. 04  Genus: Risbec, 1937
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Cladobranchia/Noumeaella_sp_04.htm


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