October 15, 2000
From: Scott Johnson
I enjoyed Jeff Goddard's photos of Eastern Pacific chromodorids recently posted. The Sea of Cortez certainly has some spectacular species. Attached are three shots of another species, Chromodoris baumanni, showing a bit of variation in color. The LOWER RIGHT photo shows it on what appears to be a prey sponge. These animals were all in the 50-60mm range and were photographed at depths of 3-5 meters near Bahia de Concepcion in the Sea of Cortez.
Johnson, S., 2000 (Oct 15) Chromodoris baumanni from the Sea of Cortez. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/find/3169
Thanks for the photos. The last few days have certainly brought a wonderful collection of chromodorids and other dorids from the East Pacific and the Caribbean.
Chromodoris baumanni laying eggs
From: Angel Chiriboga, January 30, 2004
Chromodoris baumanni from Bahia de Banderas
From: Alicia Hermosillo, July 31, 2003
Chromodoris baumanni from west Mexico
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Re: Chromodoris baumanni from Mexico
From: Alicia Hermosillo, May 2, 2002