Pleurobranchus testudinarius

Pleurobranchus testudinarius

Large brown pleurobranch with elongate tubercles projecting on dorsum. Pattern of polygonal rings on dorsum either white or pink.
Pleurobranco testuggine - Pleurobranchus testudinarius It is a warty pleurobranch of redish color, around 7 cm long. It was in an underwater cave at wound 40 m depth.
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Naming

Synonyms
Daudebardia tarentina de Stefani & Pantanelli, 1879
Pleurobranchus denotarisi Vérany, 1846
Pleurobranchus mammillatus Schultz in Philippi, 1836

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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderNudipleura
FamilyPleurobranchidae
GenusPleurobranchus
SpeciesPleurobranchus testudinarius
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Italy