Atagema sp. 02  Genus: J.E. Gray in M.E. Gray, 1850

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This is an undescribed species of the genus Atagema. I call it Atagema sp. 02, to distinguish it from other species of Atagema.
It has a light greyish-pink background colour and is covered with minute opaque white spots. Distinctive are the lighter mid-dorsal hump, the highly elevated rhinophore sheaths, and the gill pocket, which is elongate, extending posteriorly. The rhinophores and the gills are also greyish-pink.
This species is as Atagema sp. 3 in IPN at page 185 .
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 6 February 2017, Atagema sp. 02  Genus: J.E. Gray in M.E. Gray, 1850
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Doridina/Atagema_sp_02.htm


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