Gymnodoris sp. e515

This unidentified Gymnodoris species is known from two specimena from Kwajalein. The first was found at a depth of 8 meters in a Halimeda algae patch on a lagoon reef on 14 April 2008. It measured 34mm in length.

This specimen was carrying two commensal copepods. You can see one a bit below and to the right of the gills in the photo below.

The second measured 16mm and was crawling among Halimeda plants on a lagoon reef in 8m of water on 6 May 2012.

Created 16 April 2008
Updated 17 May 2012

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