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Dendronotus cf. gracilis Baba, 1949 (rfb #1377 / ca. 30 mm / from 215ft)


Dendronotus cf. gracilis Baba, 1949 (rfb #1377 / ca. 30 mm / from 215ft)
[The above two images are of the first collected animal: 3 Jan '85]


Dendronotus cf. gracilis Baba, 1949 (rfb #1653 / ca. 30 mm / between 200~225ft)


Dendronotus cf. gracilis Baba, 1949 (rfb #1653 / ca. 30 mm / between 200~225ft)
[The above two images are of the featured animal on the previous page, 4 Apr '86]


Dendronotus gracilis Baba, 1949 [This image taken from Baba, 1949 / p.167 Pl. XXXV, fig. 127 / ca. 25mm].


Taxonomy:
  • Order: NUDIBRANCHIA
  • Suborder: Dendronotina
  • Family: Bornellidae

Literature Cited:

  • Baba, K. 1949. Opisthobranchia of Sagami Bay collected by His Majesty The Emperor of Japan. 194 pp., 50 pls. Iwanami Shoten, Tokyo.

NOTE: This page in re presentation with Opisthobranch of the Week, Dendronotus cf. gracilis.

Page Date: 08 Oct '12
Page Modification Date: 08 Oct '12
Digitally manipulated photos
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