Chromodoris splendida

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Chromodoris splendida
Chromodoris splendida.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia
clade Euthyneura
clade Nudipleura
clade Nudibranchia
Superfamily: Doridoidea
Family: Chromodorididae
Genus: Chromodoris
Species: C. splendida
Binomial name
Chromodoris splendida
(Angas, 1864)

Chromodoris splendida is a species of colorful sea slug, a dorid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Chromodorididae.

The specific epithet splendida means splendid in reference to the coloring, because this nudibranch has large red spots on a white background, a yellow line at the mantle edge, and magenta rhinophores.

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