Ceratosoma brevicaudatum

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Short-tailed ceratosoma
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia
clade Euthyneura
clade Nudipleura
clade Nudibranchia
Superfamily: Doridoidea
Family: Chromodorididae
Genus: Ceratosoma
Species: C. brevicaudatum
Binomial name
Ceratosoma brevicaudatum
Abraham, 1876

Ceratosoma brevicaudatum, the short-tailed ceratosoma, is a species of colorful dorid nudibranch, a sea slug, a shell-less marine gastropod mollusk in the family Chromodorididae.

Distribution[edit]

Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia, to Cape Byron, New South Wales, and around Tasmania.[1]

Description[edit]

Ecology[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Edgar, Graham J. (2008). Australian Marine Life: The plants and animals of temperate waters (Second ed.). Sydney: New Holland. ISBN 9781921517174. 

External links[edit]

  • SeaSlug Forum info: [1]