Color form of Chromodoris magnifica?

October 31, 2006
From: Kenneth Yong


Locality: Batu Kucing Reef, Lang Tengah Island, 15 m, Malaysia, South China Sea, 27 July 2006, Fringing coral reef. Length: 5 - 6 cm. Photographer: Kenneth Yong.

Is this a color form of Chromodoris magnifica? Thanks much for the help.


Yong, K., 2006 (Oct 31) Color form of Chromodoris magnifica?. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

Dear Kenneth,

This is the same as Aw Seng Meng's animal [#4616 ], also from Malaysia which I have placed on a temporary Chromodoris cf colemani  page, not because I think it is C. colemani, but as a covenient way of referencing it because of its colour pattern.

Best wishes,
Bill Rudman

Rudman, W.B., 2006 (Oct 31). Comment on Color form of Chromodoris magnifica? by Kenneth Yong. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

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