Thuridilla sp. 05  Genus: Bergh, 1872

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Thuridilla sp. 05 is characterized by a darkbrown/black background colour with white longitudinal lines, and by a series of submarginal longitudinal blue spots at the sides of the parapodia. There is a thin longitudinal median blue spot posterior the rhinophores. The margins of the parapodia have a red tinge. The rhinophores are black with orange/red tips and white longitudinal lines which are irregular subapical widening.
This species is within the the Thuridilla gracilis species complex as erected by Martín-Hervás et al. (2021), but not included in this publication.
The picture #01 was posted on 23 August 2012 on these websites as Thuridilla gracilis (Risbec, 1928) [Elysia].
Martín-Hervás, M. D. R.; Carmona, L.; Malaquias, M. A. E.; Krug, P. J.; Gosliner, T. M.; Cervera, J. L. (2021). A molecular phylogeny of
Thuridilla Bergh, 1872 sea slugs (Gastropoda, Sacoglossa) reveals a case of flamboyant and cryptic radiation in the marine realm.
Cladistics. DOI: 10.1111/cla.12465., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/cla.12465 page(s): figs 11-14
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2021), published 9 September 2021, Thuridilla sp. 05  Genus: Bergh, 1872
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Sacoglossa/Thuridilla_sp_05.htm


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