Polycera sp. 07  Genus: Cuvier, 1816

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Polycera sp. 07 is characterized by its translucent whitish body colour, with black interrupted longitudinal lines, and by yellow/orange pigment on the velar tentacles, rhinophores, and gills. The rhinophores, velar tentacles, and the gills are basally dark gray, then orange, the apices are black. The above specimen was 2 cm long.
Pretty similar is Thecacera picta Baba, 1972, which lacks velar tentacles, and differs by extrabranchial and extrarhinophoral processes.
This species is as Polycera sp. 1 in IPN at page 103.
There are pictures of this species from Komodo Island, Indonesia and from Bali Island, Indonesia online.
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. (2020), published 11 December 2020, Polycera sp. 07  Genus: Cuvier, 1816
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Doridina/Polycera_sp_07.htm


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