Hermaea variopicta

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Hermaea variopicta
Hermaea variopicta (Costa A., 1869).jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia
informal group Opisthobranchia
clade Sacoglossa
clade Plakobranchacea
Superfamily: Limapontioidea
Family: Hermaeidae
Genus: Hermaea
Species: H. variopicta
Binomial name
Hermaea variopicta
(A. Costa, 1869)

Hermaea variopicta is a species of sacoglossan sea slug, a shell-less marine opisthobranch gastropod mollusk in the family Hermaeidae.[1]


This species is known to occur in the Mediterranean, Morocco, Atlantic coast of France and southwestern England.[2]