Chromodoris aspersa (Gould, 1852) [Doris]
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There are some similar coloured chromodorids which Bill Rudman calls the
"Chromodoris splendida, C. aspersa and Hypselodoris placida
Chromodoris aspersa is characterized by a mantle border which
varies in colour from pale yellow to almost orange and purple spots on the
mantle which are usually edged with a band of faint washy purple.
The rhinophores and gills are orange/yellow.
More information on Chromodoris aspersa are on
Bill Rudman's Sea-Slug Forum!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2017), published 27 February 2017, Chromodoris aspersa (Gould, 1852)