Pleurobranchus weberi

Pleurobranchus weberi

Large purplish brown pleurobranch with white double rings on the mantle.
Pleurobranchus weberi This is a large Pleurobranch, purplish brown with white double rings on the mantle. Mantle with small rounded tubercles. The unique sand patterns were created by burying in the sand, which they do during day time. Geotagged,Philippines,Pleurobranchus,Pleurobranchus weberi,Spring,cebu,malapascua

Naming

Pleurobranchus weberi
(Bergh, 1905)

Distribution

Indonesia, Phillipines

References:

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http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=599478
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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderPleurobranchida
FamilyPleurobranchidae
GenusPleurobranchus
SpeciesPleurobranchus weberi
Photographed in
Philippines