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Nudibranch Discodoris boholiensis

Nudibranch <i>Discodoris boholiensis</i>
Photo and copyright by Erwin Köhler

Discodoris boholiensis (Bergh, 1877)

This nudibranch is named after Bohol. The picture was taken off Alona Beach, Panglao, on 17 November 1998, at a depth of 8 meters. The animal is about 3 centimeters long.

Taxonomy

Order: Nudibranchia de Blainville, 1814
Suborder: Doridina Odhner, 1934
Superfamily: Eudoridoidea Odhner, 1934
Family: Discodorididae Bergh, 1891
Genus: Discodoris Bergh, 1877
Species: Discodoris boholiensis Bergh, 1877

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