Known only from intertidal and sublittoral waters of New South Wales.
Showing range in colour of mantle border.
•C132936 - Minnie Waters, nthn New South Wales, intertidal, March 1982, 35, 42mm long, Paratypes.
Photos: Bill Rudman.
Sinilar in colour to Glossodoris atromarginata it differs in having a much softer body and wider mantle skirt. The mantle glands are easily seen as an irregular opaque white band near the mantle edge. The mantle is bordered by a thin line which varies in colour from black and dark brown to a pale pinkish brown. The rhinophore stalj is translucent white and the club is black with a thin whitish line up the anterior midline. The simple gills are translucent white with a black dusting along the edges, especially in the upper half to one-third. In some animals the whole upper third of each gill is dusted with black. The gills move rhythmically. It grows up to 45mm long.
• Rudman, W.B. (1986) The Chromodorididae (Opisthobranchia: Mollusca) of the Indo-West Pacific: the genus Glossodoris Ehrenberg (=Casella, H.& A. Adams). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 86: 101-184.
Rudman, W.B., 2001 (August 22) Glossodoris angasi Rudman, 1986. [In] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/factsheet/glosang
Is this Glossodoris angasi from Bare Island, La Perouse, NSW
From: Andrew Trevor-Jones, March 5, 2007
Glossodoris angasi from Port Stephens, NSW
From: Bruce Potter, February 18, 2006
Glossodoris angasi from Sydney, Australia
From: Allan Saben, November 19, 2002
Glossodoris at Fly Point
From: David & Leanne Atkinson, January 7, 1998