Fryeria marindica [Status Unaccepted]   (Yonow & Hayward,  1991) (Sea Slug)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Nudibranchia
Family:Phyllidiidae

Image copyrights: Guido T. Poppe & Philippe Poppe

Description
Size: Up to 3 cm long.

Color: Body black, with semi-circular pattern of white, and yellow-orange tubercles, identifying it from species of Phyllidia.

Distinguished from the two genera (Phyllidia arabica and Phyllidiella zeylanica) by a ventral anus located between the foot and the mantle.


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, North Bay INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • (2011) Animal discoveries 2010 Zoological Survey of India 1-107 Available at - http://zsi.gov.in/right_menu/Animal_disc/Animal%20Discovery%202010.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • poppeimages Available at - http://www.poppe-images.com/
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/

Page last updated on:2011-08-24

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