Forsskål's Pleurobranch

Pleurobranchus forskalii

''Pleurobranchus forskalii'' is a species of side-gill sea slug, a notaspidean, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Pleurobranchidae.
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Naming

The specific name was coined in honor of Peter Forsskål.
Forskali's Pleurobranch - Pleurobranchus forskalii This is a juvenile Forskali's Pleurobranch - Pleurobranchus forskalii, just around 8 cm in size.
They can get very big, possibly 20 cm.
Mostly seen at night time as they are nocturnal slugs. Anilao,Batangas,Geotagged,Philippines,Pleurobranchus,Pleurobranchus forskalii,Spring

Distribution

This species occurs in:

⤷  European waters
⤷  Mediterranean Sea
⤷  Red Sea

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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderPleurobranchida
FamilyPleurobranchidae
GenusPleurobranchus
SpeciesP. forskalii