Chelidonura punctata from Mayotte

December 23, 2009
From: Fabrice Schubert

Dear Bill,

We have a dilemma about this Chelidonura. We hope to solve it with your help.

Locality: Musical beach, 8m, Mayotte (french indian ocean island), Indian Ocean, 22 December 2009, muddy. Length: 5 mm. Photographer: Fabrice Schubert.


Schubert, F., 2009 (Dec 23) Chelidonura punctata from Mayotte. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

Dear Fabrice,

This is Chelidonura punctata which is found in the western Indian Ocean and around the northern Indian Ocean to Thailand.

Best wishes,
Bill Rudman

Rudman, W.B., 2009 (Dec 23). Comment on Chelidonura punctata from Mayotte by Fabrice Schubert. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

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