Aegires sp. 01  Genus: Lovén, 1844

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Aegires sp. 01 is characterized by its pinkish background colour with large rounded tubercles, and by the pinkish rhinophores which have white tips, followed by a yellow and a dark pink ring. The tips of the extrabranchial lobes are globular and of orange colour.
I think the specimens of the pictures #1, #2, and #5 are colour variants, with whitish-pink tips of the extrabranchial lobes.
Thanks for identification of this specimen to Dr. Juan Lucas Cervera Currado
This species is as Aegires sp. 1 in IPN at page 144, it was posted on 16 April 2004 at these websites as Aegires sp. A  Genus: Lovén, 1844,
and changed on 16 July 2011 into Aegires sp. 01  Genus: Lovén, 1844.
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. (2017), published 25 January 2017, Aegires sp. 01  Genus: Lovén, 1844
available from http://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Doridina/Aegires_sp_01.htm


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