Re: yellow-spotted species

January 18, 2003
From: Gary Cobb

Hi Bill,
thanks for the reply. After looking around I came upon an answer... Halgerda aurantiomaculata but with more yellow then orange.
Gary Cobb

Cobb, G., 2003 (Jan 18) Re: yellow-spotted species. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

Thanks Gary,
Glad you found an answer. Your sketch certainly looks quite like Steve Grail's photo, with no obvious tubercles, which was also from Mooloolaba. It only goes to show unreliable identifications without photos can be.
Bill Rudman

Rudman, W.B., 2003 (Jan 18). Comment on Re: yellow-spotted species by Gary Cobb . [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

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