Dermatobranchus ornatus from Malaysia

September 19, 2007
From: Eugene Yeo

Hi Bill,
Ii capture this image of nudibranch in Palau Aur in Malaysia and i'm unable to identify it. could you please identify it for me?

Locality: Palau Aur, Malaysia, Indo Pacific, 19 May, 2007. Photographer: Eugene Yeo.

Eugene Yeo

Yeo, E., 2007 (Sep 19) Dermatobranchus ornatus from Malaysia. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

Dear Eugene,

This is Dermatobranchus ornatus. Have a look at the Fact Sheet and earlier messages for information on its biology

Best wishes,
Bill Rudman

Rudman, W.B., 2007 (Sep 19). Comment on Dermatobranchus ornatus from Malaysia by Eugene Yeo. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

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