Cyerce bourbonica  Yonow, 2012

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Cyerce bourbonica has recently (published 22 May 2012) been described in: Yonow N. (2012) Opisthobranchs from the western Indian Ocean, with descriptions of two new species and ten new records (Molluska, Gastropoda). ZooKeys 197: 1-129. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.197.1728. This publication is online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.197.1728 The type localty is the Island of La Réunion and the specific name 'bourbonica' refers to the original name of this island.
Cyerce bourbonica is translucent marbled greenish, covered all over with black and yellow spots. There are also pale violet patches at the outer margins of the cerata.
There are more pictures of Cyerce bourbonica online from La Réunion and from Japan.
It is Cyerce sp. 3 at Bill Rudman's Sea-Slug Forum.
It was posted on 10 June 2007 at these websites as Cyerce sp. A  Genus: Bergh, 1871, and
on 29 July 2011 changed into Cyerce sp. 01  Genus: Bergh, 1871,
for some genera, such as Trinchesia was the alphabet almost through. I had to change the distinguishing alphabetic character into a number. I have chosen 2-digit numbers, even if '01' looks a little bit stupid, and now is only the genus italic written.
More information on Cyerce bourbonica are on http://species-id.net/wiki/Cyerce_bourbonica!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2021), published 30 April 2021, Cyerce bourbonica  Yonow, 2012
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Sacoglossa/Cyerce_bourbonica.htm


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