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Tiny Maldivian Nudi

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#1 Wildwind

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Posted 23 December 2017 - 06:26 PM

This very small (less than 1 cm) nudibranch was spotten by my diveguide, diving in the central Atolls of the Maldives. Trying to find the species...

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Posted 24 December 2017 - 12:16 AM

This is a flatworm - Pseudoceros scintillatus.


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Posted 24 December 2017 - 01:35 AM

Ah, of course... Thank you



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Posted 24 December 2017 - 02:34 PM

Agree, it is a flat worm, Pseudoceros scintillatus

https://en.wikipedia...iki/Pseudoceros

 

Very nice photo, maybe crop it and post it where others can enjoy it.



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Posted 24 December 2017 - 02:43 PM

Addendum: This Pseudocerus is in Humann and Deloach: Reef Creature Identification - Tropical Pacific, p 52. New World Publications.