Dendrodoris denisoni [Status Unaccepted]   (Angas,  1864) (Sea Slug)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Gastropoda

Image copyrights: H.McLennan

Size: Max length 6.0 cm TL (male)

Color: The tubercles are large and pink are very small or absent. The blue spots are easily noticeable than the black spots which are much more in number. The mantle is straw colored and the same with rhinophore also.

Similar species: Dendrodoris coronata

Synonym (s)
Dendrodoris gemmacea (Alder & Hancock, 1864)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Demersal


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Ritchies Archipelago INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Ramakrishna; Sreeraj, CR; Raghunathan, C; Sivaperuman, C; Yogesh Kumar, JS; Raghuraman, R; Immanuel, T and Rajan, PT (2010) Guide to Opisthobranchs of Andaman and Nicobar Islands ZSI, Kolkata 187 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • Sealifebase Available at -
  • (1998) Sea Slug Forum Australian Museum Available at -
  • (2011) Animal discoveries 2010 Zoological Survey of India 1-107 Available at -

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