Cyerce sp. 2

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This species has been observed on Madagascar Island

Order : Sacoglossa
Superfamily : Limapontioidea
Family : Caliphyllidae
Distribution : Madagascar
Maximal size : 20 mm
Abundance :

Species characteristics :

Translucent brown with dark and whitish patches on the notum and the cerata

Little reticulate pattern visible on the notum

Alternated clear and darker dots on the edge of the cerata


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Photo Alain-Benoît Rassat
Madagascar, Nosy bé, 2 m, size : 20 mm

Remarks :

This species looks like Cyerce sp. 2 in NSSI, Nudibranch & Sea Slug Identification, Indo-Pacific, Gosliner, Valdés & Behrens, 2015

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