Cyerce sp. 03  Genus: Bergh, 1871

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Cyerce sp. 03 is characterized by a network of thin reddish brown lines on the head, rhinophores, and on the cerata. The flat cerata are translucent clear with orange/yellow and greenish spots and fine opaque white specks along the edge.
The cerata are can easily be cast off (autotomised) when the animal is disturbed.
This species was the the "Opisthobranch of the Week" at Michael D. Miller's Slug Site. It is as Cyerce sp. 5 in Gosliner et al. (2015) page 72 bottom right. There are some pictures of it as Cyerce sp. e501 from the Marshall Islands at http://www.underwaterkwaj.com/nudi/sacoglossans/e501.htm online.
Gosliner, T.M, D.W. Behrens & Á.Valdés. 2015. Nudibranch &Sea Slug Identification Indo-Pacific.
New World Publications Inc. Jacksonville, FL. 408 pp.
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2020), published 23 December 2020, Cyerce sp. 03  Genus: Bergh, 1871
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Sacoglossa/Cyerce_sp_03.htm


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