Atagema spongiosa

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Atagema spongiosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia
clade Euthyneura
clade Nudipleura
clade Nudibranchia
Superfamily: Doridoidea
Family: Discodorididae
Genus: Atagema
Species: A. spongiosa
Binomial name
Atagema spongiosa
(Kelaart, 1858)
Synonyms
Trippa spongiosa

Atagema spongiosa is a species of sea slug or dorid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Discodorididae.[1]

Distribution[edit]

This species is found in the tropical Indo-West Pacific Ocean.

Description[edit]

Ecology[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kelaart, E.F. (1858). Description of new and little known species of Ceylon nudibranchiate molluscs and zoophytes. Journal of the Ceylon Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society, Columbo, 3(1): 84-139. Accessed through: Sea Slug Forum at http://www.seaslugforum.net/find/tripspon on 2012-02-29