Photo & copyright by: Gloria Femia Marzo, Spain

Aplysia nigrocincta  von Martens, 1880
(cutout of the original picture)
Aplysia parvula  Mörch, 1863 has been split into ten different species within 4 species complexes plus 2 undescribed species.
This is part of the Aplysia elongata–nigrocincta species complex, for a correct identification is DNA-analysis needed.

Photo details:
size: ~10 mm
depth: 5 m
date: 7 October 2014
country: Philippines
location: Dauin, Negros Oriental Island
dive site: Luck sanctuary
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Aplysia nigrocincta
  taxonomy of
Aplysia nigrocincta


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