Dermatobranchus cf. semistriatus
South Coast KwaZulu-Natal, SOUTH AFRICA. Shelly Beach (near Port Shepstone) - 32m, 5 March 2000. Size: 20mm. PHOTO: Valda Fraser.
Very similar to Dermatobranchus semistriatus Baba, 1949, described from Japan, but that species lacks the black crescentic mark halfway down the mantle. See message below.Authorship details
Rudman, W.B., 2000 (March 12) Dermatobranchus cf. semistriatus [In] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/factsheet/dermcfsemi
Dermatobranchus feeding on soft coral
From: Colin Ogden, July 5, 2007
Dermatobranchus from South Africa
From: Valda Fraser, March 13, 2000