Doriopsilla miniata (Alder & Hancock, 1864)

Doriopsilla miniata

sub-classs Opisthobranchia > order Nudibranchia > sub-order Doridina > family Dendrodorididae

Doriopsilla miniata, has a yellow body covered with fine white markings. It feeds on sponges, however this one was found resting on the bare surface of a lead sinker.

Distribution =  tropical & sub-tropical Indo-west Pacific
Max size =  at least 30mm


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