Hypselodoris bennetti (Angas, 1864)

Hypselodoris bennetti

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

Hypselodoris bennettii has a light blue body with red spots which may be random or along the centre line. Hypselodoris bennetti also has a yellow margin, red streaks on pinkish rhinophores and gills. The couple here is mating. The reproductive glands form a 'bubble' between the two individuals. Eggs are large and bright yellow.

Distribution =  [] Southern NSW to Cape Moreton,Qld
Max size =  50mm, typically <20mm

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